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CITY OF DETROIT P A R K   R U L E S
NO PARKING OR DRIVING OF VEHICLES ON THE GRASS
Ordinance # 40-1-28 and 40-1-29
PARK HOURS ARE FROM 6:00 AM TO 10:00 PM
Ordinance # 40-1-10

1. NO WEAPONS, DRUGS OR ALCOHOL. Ordinance #55-1-8 and 38-5-1

2. No disorderly conduct (profanity, lewd acts, fighting, standing on vehicles, illegal occupation). Ordinance #38-5-1

3. No speeding or reckless driving (burning or squealing of tires)

4. PARKING OR DRIVING of vehicles, including ATV’s, on the grass or other non-designated areas is prohibited.  This includes loading/unloading of vehicles and equipment.  Ordinance #40-1-28, 40-1-29 and 34-2-2 

5. No amplified music

6. Shelters, canopies (tents), inflatables, fields and photography/filming must be reserved by permit.  Contact the Recreation Department (313) 224-1100

7. Permit holders and vendors erecting canopies and inflatables may not drive or park on the grass (Parts & equipment may be carried by handcart)

8. Permit fees are non-refundable

9. Barbeque grills may not be placed under shelters, canopies, near trees, buses, tables, buildings or within 25 feet of an inflatable.  Ashes and coals must be placed in hot coal containers only. Propane canisters and gas grills are prohibited for safety and liability

10. GRILLS, OF ANY TYPE, ARE PROHIBITED IN THE AREAS OF BUILDINGS, PLAYSCAPES, PLAY AREAS and ATHLETIC FIELDS

11. Commercial activities, INCLUDING VENDING of food, merchandise, pictures, etc., are not allowed without a permit. Ordinance # 40-1-12 and 40-1-24

12. No commercial photography/filming without authorized permit

13. Area must be cleaned prior to leaving

14. Inflatables may not be used for commercial activity (this includes selling, charging admission, etc.)

15. An adult over 21 years of age must supervise the usage of inflatables at all times

16. No Skating on buildings or structures

17. No overnight camping without permission from park administration. Ordinance # 34-2-2

18. Do not cut scratch burn or deface trees, pick flowers or cut branches, harm park landscapes, remove plants or dig in soils. Ordinance #57-2-3   

19. Dogs must be on leash no longer than 72 inches Ordinance # 40-1-18.  Dog owner must clean up after dogs. Ordinance #40-1-13

20. No pets in or on play areas, play equipment or sports fields

21. No ATV's, model aircrafts, model automobile, go carts, model boats or any other type of unlicensed combustion powered vehicle allowed. Ordinance # 40-1-23

 

Printable COD Park Rules.pdf

Special Event Form 2017

Park Improvement Authorization Form

Park Improvement Sample Donation Letter

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