Legislation # 10-0188 Enactment Number 10-0008
Type Ordinance - Coded Effective Date 7/1/2010
Introduction Date 5/12/2010
Title Ordinance to amend and reenact Chapter 26, “Parks and Recreation”, Article I, “In General”, Section 26-4 “Responsibilities of the Director of Parks and Recreation”, and Article II, “Regulations Governing Parks and Recreation Areas Generally”, Section 26-26 “Reservation of Areas for Use by Specific Individuals or Groups”, to clarify the authority to establish fees for the use of recreational facilities and services and to delete language referencing picnic shelter fees as those are specified along with other Parks and Recreation fees in the Budget
 
Legislation History 10-0188
DateNotice Of ActionDescription
10/14/2010 Enactment Number 10-0008
5/12/2010 Adopted
4/29/2010 Received By Clerk's Office
 
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Legislation Text 10-0188

 

City of Hampton, Virginia

Ordinance - Coded

22 Lincoln Street

Hampton, VA 23669

www.hampton.gov

 

File Number: 10-0188

 

Enactment Number: 10-0008

 

Ordinance to amend and reenact Chapter 26, Parks and Recreation, Article I, In General, Section 26-4 Responsibilities of the Director of Parks and Recreation, and Article II, Regulations Governing Parks and Recreation Areas Generally, Section 26-26 Reservation of Areas for Use by Specific Individuals or Groups, to clarify the authority to establish fees for the use of recreational facilities and services and to delete language referencing picnic shelter fees as those are specified along with other Parks and Recreation fees in the Budget

 

Article I. In General

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Sec. 26-4. - Responsibilities of the director of parks and recreation.

The director of parks and recreation shall be charged with the care, supervision, management and maintenance of all public parks, public playgrounds, public beaches, public recreation areas and such other areas belonging to the city or its agencies as may be directed by the city manager The director of parks and recreation shall formulate, supervise and control the recreational programs sponsored or put on by the city.

The director of parks and recreation shall be responsible for the supervision and control of athletic leagues which are recognized or sponsored by the city, for the promotion and formulation of public recreational entertainment programs for the people of the city and generally for the encouragement and provision of public recreation for the welfare of all the people of the city.

The director of parks and recreation shall also be authorized to adopt rules and regulations in order to provide for the public health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the city in the areas under his supervision, authority and control, and to establish fees for use of the facilities and services for which he has responsibility.

Article II. Regulations Governing Parks and Recreation Areas Generally

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Sec. 26-26. - Reservation of areas for use by specific individuals or groups.

(a) In order to provide for the orderly use of public parks and recreation areas, the director of parks and recreation is hereby granted the authority to reserve certain areas, such as picnic shelters and ball fields, for use by specific individuals or groups of individuals for such periods of time as he shall deem proper.

 

(b) No person shall, after having been advised that an area has been reserved pursuant to this section, use or occupy such area during the time of such reservation, unless he is a member of the group for which the area is reserved.

 

This ordinance shall be effective on and after July 1, 2010.

Adopted at the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held on May 12, 2010.

 

 

 

Signed by ____________________________ Date _________________

Molly Joseph Ward, Mayor

 

 

 

 

Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________

Katherine K. Glass

Clerk of the Council