CHAPTER 47

PARK REGULATIONS

47.01  Purpose

47.04  Littering

47.02  Use of Drives Required

47.05  Parks Closed

47.03  Fires

47.06  Camping


47.01   PURPOSE. 
The purpose of this chapter is to facilitate the enjoyment of park facilities by the general public by establishing rules and regulations governing the use of park facilities.

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 364.12)

47.02   USE OF DRIVES REQUIRED.  No person shall drive any car, cycle or other vehicle, or ride or lead any horse, in any portion of a park except upon the established drives or roadways therein or such other places as may be officially designated by the City.

47.03   FIRES.  No fires shall be built, except in a place provided therefor, and such fire shall be extinguished before leaving the area unless it is to be immediately used by some other party.

47.04   LITTERING.  No person shall place, deposit, or throw any waste, refuse, litter or foreign substance in any area or receptacle except those provided for that purpose.

47.05   PARKS CLOSED.  No person, except those involved with City-sanctioned organized sports under lighting, shall enter or remain within any park between sundown and sunrise except for Clemmens Park, which shall remain open until 11:00 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and until 12:00 a.m. Friday and Saturday. 

47.06   CAMPING.  No person shall camp in any portion of a park except in portions prescribed or designated by the Council, and the City may refuse camping privileges or rescind any and all camping privileges for cause.