Policy 9-1 SPECIAL EVENT POLICY FOR LAKE LAWTONKA
Prior to the adoption of CP 9-1 on 07/27/2004, Policy 9-1 read as follows.
DISTRIBUTION: Mayor and City Council
SUBJECT: Special Event Policy for Lake Lawtonka
PURPOSE: To establish a use policy for events held on Lake Lawtonka lands
and water areas
and to afford the opportunity to organizations to hold fund raising activities for charitable
BACKGROUND: Lakes Lawtonka and Ellsworth are heavily used recreational
the summer months.
Requests to hold beach parties, concerts, boat races and special events have
considerations for the Lakes and Land Commission, City Council and staff to equally administer.
PROCEDURES: No leases for special events would be granted between Memorial
Labor Day to provide maximum usage of Lake Lawtonka by the public.
RESCISSION: This policy became effective July 27,1993. This version updates the format
and assigns a new number to Council Policy No. 62.
DEPARTMENT: Parks and Recreation.
JOHN T. MARLEY
November 17, 1995