Visitors may need a special use permit for certain types of activities which might impact other park visitors or the commemorative significance of the site. According to 36 CFR § 1.6 Permits (a) “the Superintendent may issue a permit to authorize an otherwise prohibited or restricted activity or impose a public use limit.”Internally, we call them Special Use Permits (SUP), and they are required for, but not limited to: special events, public assemblies, commercial uses, and research specimen collection. Recently, we had three SUP requests – A poker run fundraiser for the Sayre Park, a Washita Memorial Motorcycle Run put…

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