Section 106-539; Ord. 18687; Amending Chapter 17 of the City Code relating to Parks and Recreation fees


Ordinance No.           18687               Council Bill No.            B 327-05 A           


AN ORDINANCE

amending Chapter 17 of the City Code relating to Parks and Recreation fees; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.    Chapter 17 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended as follows:

    Material to be deleted in strikeout; material to be added underlined.

Sec. 17-161.  Fees.

The following parks and recreation fees are hereby established:

a.    Recreation Classes.  Any activity (unless specified elsewhere in this ordinance) that has as its main objective to instruct a participant for the purpose of increasing the participant’s skill level, will carry a fee of:

    Children (17 and under)    $ 3.00-100.00
    Adults    3.00- 150.00 175.00

The fee for each individual class is based upon the recovery of direct costs associated with the program.
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c.    Golf Courses
For use of the greens at the L.A. Nickell and Lake of the Woods Golf Courses, the following fees are hereby established:

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    Season Passes - Annual Pass: Valid One-Year From Date of Purchase
    Family Pass both courses    597.00

For the purposes of this subsection "family" means any two related persons residing at the same address. Additional related persons living at the same address may be added to the pass if they are under the age of 22 for a cost of $80.00 per individual. Proof of residence and age may be required.

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        Sr. Family Pass Recreation facility use charge (per pass)    30.00
        Golf Course Capital Improvement Fee*      83.00
Any person purchasing a season pass after August 15 will be charged one-half the regular price.

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    Rental Fees
    Driving Range Ball Rental     3.00 - 15.00
    Riding Carts
        18 hole     10.00/person
        9 hole     5.00/person
        Individual Season Cart Fee
             (annual pass holders only)     600.00/person
        Family Season Cart Fee (annual pass holders only)     1000.00
             (must reside in same household)

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d.    For Admission to Columbia Municipal Swimming Facilities (excluding the Activity & Recreation Center (ARC)):

    Children (1 and under)    Free
    Children (2 - 15)    $ 2.00
    Children (2 - 15) Group Rate (Groups of 10 or larger)    1.50 each
    Adults (16 and over)     3.25
    Adults (16 and over) Group Rate (Groups of 10 or larger)    2.45 each
    After 6:00 pm     1.75
    20 Children's Swim Tickets (2 - 15)    30.00
    20 Adult Swim Tickets (16 and over)    49.00

Outdoor Pool Season Pass (Valid only for the summer season). Includes admission to Oakland Family Aquatic Center (OFAC), Douglass Pool, Lake of the Woods Pool (LOW) and Pirates Landing.  Season pass holders can participate in outdoor water fitness classes offered at OFAC and LOW at no charge.
     Youth Individual    $ 70.00
     Adult Individual    115.00
     Family Pass*    220.00
     Family - Each person after five members    10.00
*For the purposes of this subsection “family” is defined as a maximum of two adults and up to three children or dependents residing at one residence.  “Dependent” has the same meaning as “dependent” under federal income tax law.  A person shall not be considered a dependent under this ordinance unless the person was claimed as a dependent on federal income tax form 1040 for the most recent income tax reporting period.  Additional related persons, residing at the same address, may be added to the pass if they are under the age of 18, are a full-time student (12 credit hours or more) under the age of 25, or qualify as a dependent.  Each additional person over five will be an additional $10 per season.  Children under the age of two will be admitted for free and will not be counted toward the number of persons in the family.

    Swim Lessons (Infant, Toddler, Parent-assisted
      Preschool)      32.00 35.00
    Swim Lessons (Levels 1 - 7)     35.00 40.00
    Swim Lessons (Advanced and Adult Lessons)     40.00 45.00
    Private Swim Lessons    80.00
    Lap Swimming (per session)     35.00 - 45.00
    Pool Rental - varies by pool (2-hour rental, $1/person for
      more than 50 people)      80.00 66.00-200.00
    Locker Rental     .25
    Aquatic Exercise  (Drop-in Rate)     2.50 3.00 - 4.00
                (10 Pass Rate)     22.00 27.50 - 40.00
    Birthday Party Packages - varies by package chosen    5.00 - 100.00

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f.    Other Special Fees
     Amphitheater    $ 10.00 - 200.00    Day Camp (per person, per session) Includes $7.50 user fee    $190.00

    Tennis Tournaments
         Singles Children (15 and under)     7.50
         Singles Adult (16 and over)    12.00
         Doubles (all ages)    15.00
    Noon Club (20 Pass Punch Card)    40.00
    Shelter Reservations    28.00-50.00
         Indoor Shelter Reservations
             Weekday - ½ Day Rental    275.00
             Weekday - Full Day Rental    375.00
             Weekend/Holiday Full Day Rental    400.00
         Portable Dance Floor
            Weekday - ½ Day Rental    $50.00
             Weekday - Full Day Rental    75.00
             Weekend/Holiday Full Day Rental    75.00
    Rock Quarry House Reservations (per hour)    10.00-100.00
    Garden Plots (per year)    25.00
    Festival Displays (per day)    17.50-60.00
    Coin-Operated Pitching and other game machines     .25-2.00

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h.    Athletic Field Rentals - In addition to the recreation facility use charge under section “n-2.”
    Baseball/Softball
    a.  Without lights per hour     $ 15.00
    b.  With lights per hour     20.00
    c.  Per game (marked fields)     40.00
    d.  Daily rate (marked fields)    100.00
    e.  Daily rate (marked, w/ temporary fence)    150.00

     Lacrosse Fields
     a.  Rate per game per field    $ 30.00
     b.  Rate per day per field    100.00

    Soccer - per field
    a.  Fields 1,2,3 and 6
            Per game     30.00
            Per day    100.00
    b.  Fields 4 and 5
            Per game without lights     45.00
            Per game with lights     80.00
            Per day    120.00
    c.  Fields 7 through 19
            Per game     15.00
            Per day     80.00

Athletic Fields - Special Field Preparation (in addition to normal rental rates)
     a.  Special Field Preparation Fee - Baseball Fields    100.00
     b.  Special Field Preparation Fee -
         Football/Lacrosse/Soccer Fields    250.00

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k.    Special Events/Special Use Fees.   Fees for each special event/park special use are based upon direct costs      $25.00 - $250.00

a.  Fees for general special event/special use unless otherwise indicated are based upon direct costs:    $ 25.00 - 250.00

b.  Concession Fees - The fee is based upon the concession privileges granted by the Parks and Recreation Director in accordance with the Park Special Use Permit.

     1 - 3 booths (food and items for resale)    $ 50.00
     4 -6 booths (food and items for resale)    100.00
     Additional fee for each booth over 6    15.00

c.  Park Facilities - The schedule of fees for use of park facilities (disc golf course, MKT Trail, mountain bike course, radio control areas, roller hockey, skateboard park, etc.) will apply when the facilities are used semi-exclusively or exclusively by the renter and the renter charges participation fees:

     Adult Participation Fee per game/event per day:
                 Activity Fee: $1.25; User Fee: $0.60
     Youth Participation Fee per game/event per day:
                 Activity Fee: $1.25; User Fee: $0.45

A $75.00 per day reservation fee is due at the time of the reservation.  The balance of the fees (over $75.00) based upon actual usage is due 10 days after the event.

    (l)     Activity and Recreation Center (ARC). Annual and multiple (20) pass membership fees include certain basic aquatic/land exercise classes as determined by Parks and Recreation Director.

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    Family Groups -
(For the purposes of this ordinance subsection "family group" is defined as a maximum of two adults and up to three children or dependents residing at one residence. "Dependent" has the same meaning as "dependent" under federal income tax law. A person shall not be considered a dependent under this ordinance unless the person was claimed as a dependent on Federal Income Tax Form 1040 for the most recent income tax reporting period. Additional related persons, residing at the same address, may be added to the pass if they are under the age of 18, are a full-time student (12 credit hours or more) under the age of 25, or qualify as a dependent. Each additional person over five will be an additional $25.00 per year or $2.50 per month. Children under the age of two will be admitted for free and will not be counted toward the number of persons in the family group.)

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    SECTION 2.    This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after October 1, 2005.

    PASSED this 19th day of September, 2005.