CHAPTER 47 – Park Regulations



47.01 Purpose 47.04 Littering
47.02 Use of Drives Required 47.05 Closing Hours
47.03 Fires

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    CLOSING HOURS. Except by arrangement or permission granted by the Mayor, persons shall vacate City parks and preserves before 11:00 p.m. The public park shall be closed to the public from 11:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.