Wright City, MO
Warren County
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Section 250.010 Unauthorized Presence in Park.

[CC §560.010; Ord. No. 135, 5-10-1979]
A. 
No person not previously specifically authorized by the Board of Aldermen shall be permitted within the City Park after 10:00 P.M.
B. 
Any person found guilty of violating the provisions of this Section, shall be punished by a fine of not more than five hundred dollars ($500.00) or by imprisonment for not over three (3) months or by both such fine and imprisonment.

Section 250.020 Certain Activities in City Parks — Prohibited.

[Ord. No. 255 §§I — II, 5-19-1992; Ord. No. 444 §I, 12-1-2003]
A. 
No person shall, in any City park:
1. 
Ride a bicycle on walking trails.
2. 
Commit any act of vandalism or destroy any City property.
3. 
Camp.
4. 
Drive or operate any motorized vehicle (including snowmobiles, ATVs, go-carts) except in areas designated and allowed by Park Board regulations.
5. 
Use or possess any firearms, BB guns, pellet guns, and air rifles.
6. 
Operate a radio, record or tape player or any other sound producing instrument or apparatus so as to produce a sound which is clearly audible at a distance of more than fifty (50) feet from the source thereof except by special permit subject to approval of the Park Board.
7. 
Possess alcoholic beverages except by special permit.
8. 
Have an unleashed animal.
9. 
Hunt, trap or graze livestock.
10. 
Dump or throw trash, empty bottles or dispose of any refuse or otherwise litter.
11. 
Be present after dusk in the evening and before dawn in the morning, except by special permit.

Section 250.030 Alcoholic Beverages — Prohibited.

[Ord. No. 249 §§1-2, 9-12-19911]
A. 
No person shall possess or drink any alcoholic beverages at any time in any city park unless a proper permit therefor has been obtained pursuant to Subsection (B) of this Section.
B. 
Permit Required — When. The City Clerk, after approval by the City Board, shall issue a permit to any person, firm, or organization approved by the City Board for permission to drink and possess alcoholic beverages in any city park upon the payment of a fee of twenty-five dollars ($25.00).

Section 250.040 Park Fees.

[Ord. No. 455 §I, 3-11-2004; Ord. No. 783 §I, 2-14-2013]
A. 
The Parks Department, or its designees, shall issue a permit to any person, firm, or organization, after review and approval of the Park Director, for permission to reserve and for the exclusive use of such person, firm or organization to use any of the Park facilities, ball fields, buildings or pavilions in the City parks for a period of time as specified on the approved reservation form. The following fees shall be non-refundable, with the exception of deposit fees charged for cleaning the facilities after the building has been reserved and used:
Wil Heiliger Building
Resident
Non-Resident
Special events
$50.00 per hour
$65.00 per hour
Building pavilion
$35.00 per day ($25.00 if Activity Room is also rented)
$50.00 per day
Deposit without alcohol
$100.00
$100.00
Deposit with alcohol
$200.00
$200.00
Alcohol permit (at all facilities in parks)
$25.00
$25.00
Meeting in building
$30.00 per hour
$45.00 per hour
Pavilions
Diekroeger and Ruge Park
$45.00 per day
$70.00 per day
Baseball fields
Without lights
$30.00 per hour
$45.00 per hour
Basketball courts
$30.00 per hour
$45.00 per hour
B. 
Other Park Use Requirements.
1. 
Security. If attendance of one hundred (100) plus people and/or alcohol is present, security approved by the Wright City Police may be required; if security is necessary and requires use of a Wright City Police Officer, the then-current hourly rates shall apply.
2. 
Cleaning/damage deposit. If alcohol and fifty (50) plus people are present, a one-hundred-dollar cleaning/damage deposit may be charged. This deposit is refundable after inspection and approval by park staff.
3. 
Reservation setup/cleanup. For timely scheduling purposes, there is an overtime charge of twenty-five-dollars ($25.00) per quarter hour [fifteen (15) minutes] for using the Wil Heiliger Activity Building past the reserved time.