Town of Pittsford, NY
Monroe County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Pittsford 7-21-1992 as Sec. 2-104 of the 1992 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Parks — See Ch. 109.

§ 29-1 Department continued.

A Department of Parks and Recreation is hereby continued as a part of the municipal government of the town.

§ 29-2 Head of Department and Deputies.

The office of the head of the Department of Parks and Recreation shall be designated "Director of Parks and Recreation," and his deputies shall be designated "Deputy Director of Parks and Recreation."

§ 29-3 Personnel; appointment; removal.

The Director of Parks and Recreation shall be appointed by the Town Board and shall be removable at the pleasure of the Town Board. All other employees of said Department of Parks and Recreation shall be appointed by the Town Board and shall be removable at the pleasure of the Town Board.

§ 29-4 Tenure of Head of Department and Deputies.

The head of said Department of Parks and Recreation and all deputies shall hold office for the term of two years after their appointment and until their successors shall have qualified; provided, however, that said head of the Department of Parks and Recreation and his deputies shall be removable at the pleasure of the Town Board.

§ 29-5 Powers and duties.

A. 
Head of Department. The powers and duties of the Director of Parks and Recreation shall be as follows:
(1) 
The complete and exclusive control, improvement and maintenance of all parks, playgrounds, recreational centers and recreational facilities now owned or leased by the Town of Pittsford or properties to be acquired or leased by it in the future together with the power to improve or make additions to same.
(2) 
The power to adopt and continue rules of procedure for all business conducted by it and such rules and regulations for the operation and conduct of recreational facilities and carrying out of recreational programs as it may deem necessary and which shall be fit and proper for the recreation and welfare of the residents of the Town of Pittsford.
(3) 
The power to equip, maintain and operate such playgrounds, community recreational centers, public playfields, open spaces and areas and swimming pools and other recreational facilities as may be authorized by law.
(4) 
Except as may be reserved hereinafter, the power to make such purchases of materials, supplies and equipment as may be necessary to fulfill the purposes and programs of the Department, provided that all such expenditures are within the limits of the annual budget of the Department and within the limitations of the annual appropriations made for such purposes and subject to the authorization and audit of the Town Board of the Town of Pittsford.
(5) 
The duty of acting as consultant and reporting to the Town Board.
(6) 
Such other and further powers and duties as the Town Board shall now or in the future determine.
B. 
Deputy Directors of Parks and Recreation. The powers and duties of the Deputy Directors of Parks and Recreation shall be as follows:
(1) 
They shall be under the direction of the Director of Parks and Recreation and the Supervisor and the Town Board of the Town of Pittsford, New York.
(2) 
They shall assume the duties of the Director of Parks and Recreation upon his absence.