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File #: 2021-1586    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Reported from Standing Committee
File created: 6/7/2021 In control: Committee on Urban Recreation
On agenda: 9/15/2021 Final action:
Enactment date: Enactment #:
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Title: Ordinance amending and supplementing the City Code at Title Four: Public Places and Property, Article XI: Parks and Playgrounds, Chapter 477: Permits and Fees, Section 477.01: Park Permit Procedures, Section 477.02: Fees for Swimming Pools, Golf Course, Skating Rinks and Other Recreational Facilities, so as to give priority to City residents for park facility rentals.
Sponsors: Theresa Kail-Smith, Deborah L. Gross, Erika Strassburger, Bruce A. Kraus
Indexes: PGH. CODE ORDINANCES TITLE 04 - PUBLIC PLACES
Attachments: 1. 2021-1586 Summary
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Ordinance amending and supplementing the City Code at Title Four: Public Places and Property, Article XI: Parks and Playgrounds, Chapter 477: Permits and Fees, Section 477.01: Park Permit Procedures, Section 477.02: Fees for Swimming Pools, Golf Course, Skating Rinks and Other Recreational Facilities, so as to give priority to City residents for park facility rentals.
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The Council of the City of Pittsburgh hereby enacts as follows:

Section 1. The Pittsburgh City Code is hereby amended and supplemented at Title Four: Public Places and Property, Article XI: Parks and Playgrounds, Chapter 477: Permits and Fees, Section 477.01: Park Permit Procedures, as follows:


CHAPTER 477: - PERMITS AND FEES
? 477.01 - PARK PERMIT PROCEDURES.
(a) Purpose/scope:
(1) This section is promulgated to encourage use of City park facilities for the public good and to specify the process to be followed for proper use of parks and facilities for meetings, assemblies, sporting and athletic events, classes, concerts and the like. This section is promulgated to enhance coordination of scheduling and facilitation of necessary City services and to authorize a system for recovery of costs for these services that are incrementally greater than normal. This section is promulgated to promote the safety health and welfare of the audience, the community and to protect the facility.
(2) This section is intended to be applicable to all "park facilities" defined below, regardless of whether the facility is considered under the jurisdiction of the Department of Parks and Recreation, the Department of Public Works, the Mayor's Office or any other City Department.
(3) It is the intention of this section that City of Pittsburgh residents have priority on the issuance of DPW-issued permits for park facilities. It is not intended for Special Events permits.
[(3)] (4) This section sets forth procedures for the issuance of permits for the park facilities.

(b) Definitions.
(1) PERSONS m...

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