Chapter 17 PARKS AND RECREATION*
Section 17-27 Same - Powers and duties.
The director of parks and recreation shall be responsible
to the city manager for an adequate
and progressive recreational program. To that end, he shall have the power and be required to:
(1) Manage and control all recreation
programs in all places and buildings owned or
controlled by, or available to the city.
(2) Manage and control the recreational
use of all parks, parkways, playgrounds, golf
courses, recreational centers, camps, swimming pools and such other city-owned lands,
buildings, facilities and equipment, as may be authorized for recreational purposes.
(3) Plan a park and recreational program,
with advice of the parks and recreation
commission, so that the city will have adequate and ample park and recreational facilities.
(4) Submit a plan, with the advice
of the parks and recreation commission, for financing the
park and recreation program.
(5) Formulate, with the advice of
the parks and recreation commission, proposed rules and
regulations for submission to the council by the city manager for the proper use and protection of
all property under the jurisdiction of the department.
(Code 1964, § 2.870)