City of Schenectady, NY
Schenectady County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Schenectady 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Parks and recreation generally — See Ch. 186.
[1]:
Editor's Note: The provisions of this chapter are derived from Ch. 19, Art. IV, of the former Revised Ordinances, adopted 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274.

§ 165-1 Designation of limits.

[Amended 4-22-2013 by Ord. No. 2013-15]
The City Engineer is hereby directed to define the limits of and designate the portion of land as heretofore adopted by ordinance, as amended, to be used as a municipal golf course, governed by the Superintendent of Parks and Recreation under the direction of the Mayor.

§ 165-2 Free passes restricted.

Except as the Council may provide for City high school varsity teams, no free passes for the use of the golf course or its other activities shall be issued to any person.

§ 165-3 Fees established.

Notes
Ordinance 2014-11
Created: 2014-04-02

Chapter 165 amended on March 24, 2014 by Ordinance 2014-11. See New Laws.

[Amended last 4-22-2013 by Ord. No. 2013-15]
A. 
The following are the fees for use of the municipal golf course:
Classification Holes Fee
Nonresident weekend 18 $27
9 $19
Nonresident weekday 18 $25
9 $17
Junior weekday or weekend 9 or 18 $11
Resident weekend 18 $21
9 $15
Resident weekday 18 $19
9 $13
Resident veteran/resident senior weekend 18 $18
9 $13
Resident veteran/resident senior weekday 18 $16
9 $11
Nonresident veteran/nonresident senior weekday 18 $20
9 $15
Nonresident veteran/nonresident senior weekend 18 $23
9 $17
Cart (two riders) 18 $24
9 $14
Cart (single rider) 18 $15
9 $8
Pull cart 18 $5
9 $3
Outings deposit 18 15% or $100, whichever is greater
Locker per season   $20
Registered leagues per season $100
B. 
Juniors are those persons under 14 years of age and high school students; the fees for juniors apply to daily greens fees exclusive of Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, and before 4:00 p.m., and subject to such other regulations as may be promulgated by the Department of Parks and Recreation.
C. 
High school varsity teams may be issued a special permit by directive of the Mayor.
D. 
Groups of 16 or more players will be required to pay a deposit which shall be forfeited if cancellation is made within 20 days of their scheduled date. Five dollars per player will be allocated towards pro shop merchandise. Scoring and administration is offered as an added value service.

§ 165-4 Individual or group play discrimination.

[Added 3-31-1975 by Ord. No. 16694; amended 3-12-1984 by Ord. No. 84-08]
There is to be no discrimination against individual or group play at any time. All persons are to have an equal opportunity to a starting time.

§ 165-5 Resident status.

[Added 3-12-1984 by Ord. No. 84-08]
To qualify for resident fee status, a person must have his/her domicile or own improved property (with a significant structure) in the City of Schenectady. Nonresident taxpayers must have eligibility for resident status validated by the City Assessor and present such validation at the time of application to the Department of Parks and Recreation for an identification card.[1]
[1]:
Editor's Note: Former Secs. 19-94 through 19-97 of Ch. 19 of the former Revised Ordinances, adopted 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274, relating to golf club seasonal membership entitlements and the nontransferability of such seasonal cards, and providing for the authority for their issuance, were repealed 6-2-1986 by L.L. No. 3-1986.

§ 165-6 Authority to promulgate rules and regulations.

[Added 3-31-1975 by Ord. No. 16694]
The Superintendent of Parks and Recreation is authorized to promulgate such rules and regulations as he deems necessary to make effective the terms of this chapter and to assure the proper operation and control of the municipal golf course and its facilities.