The Town Board recognizes the popularity of skating and skateboarding as a means of active recreation for area residents and has established the Clifton Park Action Park as a members-only skate park for skateboarding and inline skating.
The Director of Parks and Recreation shall establish annual membership fees for residents and for nonresidents and enter into agreements with area municipalities for reasonable membership fees for area residents as may be desirable for the maintenance and operation of the park, subject to approval by the Town Board.
Rules and regulations for the Clifton Park Action Park shall be established by the Director of Parks and Recreation, subject to approval by the Town Board, and shall be posted at the park, are attached hereto and are available on the Town's website.
Editor's Note: The Clifton Park Action Park rules and regulations are on file in the Town offices.
Infractions or violations of Action Park rules and regulations established by the Director of Parks and Recreation as approved by the Board may result in a suspension or revocation of membership privileges, in addition to any other penalty as may be set forth in this article. Such suspension, revocation or limitation shall be in the discretion of the Assistant Director of Parks and Recreation ("Assistant Director") or his/her designee, subject to review upon appeal by the Director of Parks and Recreation. Appeal from such determination shall be in writing to the Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation within 30 days of the effective date of such determination and shall be heard at the Town Board meeting next following receipt of the appeal. The Director shall affirm, reverse, or modify the determination of the Assistant Director within one week of such hearing. Nothing herein shall prevent the Town Board or the Director from granting relief acceptable to the appellant prior to, or in the absence of, such written appeal or hearing.
It shall be unlawful and shall constitute a trespass for any person to skate, use, or otherwise be within the park when the Action Park is closed.
It shall be unlawful and shall constitute a trespass for any person to skate, use, or otherwise to be within the park without a current membership ID card or to assist another to be within the park without such membership.
Dogs are prohibited within the Action Park.
Any person found guilty of § 153-13 of this article shall be guilty of an offense and shall be subject to the following:
For a first offense: a fine not to exceed $250 or a term of imprisonment not to exceed 15 days, or both such fine and imprisonment;
For every subsequent offense committed within a period of 18 months: a fine not to exceed $1,000 or a term of imprisonment not to exceed 15 days, or both such fine and imprisonment.