Township of Middle, NJ
Cape May County
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[Adopted 10-19-2009 by Ord. No. 1333-09]

§ 188-8 Purpose.

It is in the best interest of the Township of Middle to establish a structured fee schedule for the usage of recreational facilities by third parties.

§ 188-9 Fee schedule.

[Amended 8-20-2012 by Ord. No. 1415-12; 4-20-2015 by Ord. No. 1495-15]
Fees for usage of recreational facilities are as follows:
Organization or Use
Fee
Samuel S. De Vico Senior Citizen Center
Membership fee
$5
Middle Township employees/government organizations/senior citizens
$100/event; $30/three-hour meeting
Middle Township community organizations
$300/year for one meeting a month
Non-profit/private organizations
$150/event; $75/monthly meeting (6 or more meetings/year)
Commercial organizations
$250/event; $125/monthly meeting (6 or more meetings/year); $75/weekly meeting (2 or more meetings/month)
Goshen Complex and Martin Luther King Center
Baseball/softball fields (tournaments)
$275/day/field
Baseball/softball fields (MTBSA-sponsored tournaments)
$75/day/field
Deposit required
1 to 2 fields
$150
3 to 4 fields
$300
5 to 6 fields
$450
With lights
Additional $50/field
Football fields
$125/day
Deposit required
$50 per field
With lights
Additional $50/day
Organized basketball tournaments
$125/day
With lights (outdoor MLK courts)
Additional $50/day
Soccer fields
$125/day
Deposit required
$50 per field
With lights
Additional $50/day
Hockey rink (MT Hockey Association-sponsored tournament)
$75/day
Goshen & MLK gymnasiums (tournaments)
$500/day or $1,500 for Friday, Saturday and Sunday
For nonprofit (501c) organizations
$250/day or $750 for Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Sports camps
$125/day/field
Community rooms
$75/hour
If using MLK kitchen
Additional $50/hour
Pavilion/outdoor reunions/events at MLK
$35/event
If using MLK kitchen
Additional $50/hour
Snack stand Baker Center
$350/day
A. 
Nonprofit organizations seeking to conduct events in the Township and to utilize the proceeds generated from same to advance youth sports in Middle Township may apply to the Township Committee for a waiver from the fee schedule above. Such waiver shall be granted or denied by resolution of the governing body at a regularly scheduled Committee meeting.
[Added 6-17-2013 by Ord. No. 1449-13; amended 11-17-2014 by Ord. No. 1486-14]
B. 
In the event that any planned activity requires the services of Township employees for set-up, clean up, security, kitchen staffing, etc., then the organization conducting said event shall compensate the Township dollar for dollar for such services. The Recreation Director of the Township shall prepare the invoice for such charges. Payment shall be due on demand.
[Added 6-17-2013 by Ord. No. 1449-13; amended 11-17-2014 by Ord. No. 1486-14]
C. 
Veteran's organizations shall be exempt from paying any fees associated with this chapter. A "veteran's organization" is defined as a nonpartisan, patriotic, nonprofit or not-for-profit organization, such as the American Legion or Veterans of Foreign Wars, in which past or present service in a branch of the United States Armed Forces is a membership prerequisite and which also has as its purpose the mutual helpfulness of its veterans members. The Township Committee reserves the right to deny this exemption on a case-by-case basis or to limit the use to a reasonable use, in terms of frequency or scope.
[Added 11-17-2014 by Ord. No. 1486-14