Article I General Park Provisions
[R.O. 2008 §245.010; Code 1968 §20-8; CC 1988 §22-1]
There shall be a curfew for the City parks from sunset to sunrise. No one shall be allowed in the parks during such period, and all persons are hereby prohibited from being in the City parks after dark, except in those facilities in the City parks that are provided with lighting, which are the City tennis courts and the City swimming pool.
The provisions of this Section may be waived by obtaining a written permit from the City Clerk or the Superintendent of Parks of the City.
[R.O. 2008 §245.020; Code 1968 §20-9; CC 1988 §22-2]
No horses, whether being ridden or not, no motorized vehicles including all-terrain vehicles and minibikes shall be allowed and are hereby prohibited and banned from being within the boundaries of any public park within the City.
[R.O. 2008 §245.025; Ord. No. 6694 §1, 1-12-2004]
An area of land possessed by the City of Louisiana, located as Marshall S. Allens 5th Addition, City of Louisiana, Missouri, commonly referred to as "Lincoln Park" shall now be officially redesignated as "Lincoln School Park".
[R.O. 2008 §245.027; Ord. No. 04-2005, 3-14-2005]
Subject to the provisions listed below, to insure that the youth of this community continue to be served in the future by the Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League, the City of Louisiana will allow the Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League the right of first refusal for the ball fields located at Wallace Park, Louisiana, Missouri, every year for the periods of April first (1st) to July fifteenth (15th) or at the end of all Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League events scheduled for that particular season, whichever comes first.
Mondays through Fridays, sunrise to midnight.
Saturdays, sunrise to midnight.
A current field schedule is publicly posted at Wallace Park in a conspicuous area, by an authorized member of the Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League. This schedule shall show the dates, times and brief description of all Khoury League activities to take place on the fields. Care shall be taken to allow public play on the fields when not in use by Khoury League.
All events scheduled during the prescribed times are Khoury League sanctioned events.
The Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League shall make a reasonable effort to honor requests for the fields which originate from the Louisiana, Missouri School System. If a scheduling conflict, which cannot be resolved should occur between the Louisiana, Missouri School System and the Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League, the matter shall be brought before the City of Louisiana Buildings and Grounds Committee for resolution.
The Louisiana, Missouri Khoury League continues to assist with maintenance and improvements to the ballparks located at Wallace Park equaling four thousand dollars ($4,000.00) per year, including donations and volunteer help.
[Ord. No. 10-2017 § 1, 7-24-2017]
Reservations for City parks will follow a procedure set out by policy, which has been approved by the City Council. The Mayor or Mayor's designee shall be responsible for approving or denying the application for park rentals.