Smyrna-Clayton: Park Rules

Park Rules

1.  No Bike Riding In The Park (1968)
     a.  Reason:  Safety issue of all in attendance

2.  No Pets Allowed In The Park (1968)
     a.  Reason:  Safety issue of all in attendance
       b.  Reason:  Liability issue
       c.  Reason:  Health issues
 
3.  No Parking On The Grass During Games/Practices (1968)
        (Exception:  Director on duty, Concession Director & Umpires)
        * The above must park next to the club house near the minor side fields only
     a.  Reason:  Safety issue of all in attendance

4.  No Throwing Or Hitting Balls Into The Fences (1968)
     a.  Reason:  Damage to the fence and grass areas, creating unnecessary repair expenses

5.  No Jumping Or Climbing Of Fences (1968)
     a.  Reason:  Damages the top rail and fence, creating unnecessary repair expenses

6.  No Throwing Of Stones (1970)
      a.  Reason:  Safety issue for all in attendance
       b.  Reason:  Can cause damage to lawn maintence equipment, create unnecessary expenses   

7.  No Field Maintenance Grass Cutting In The Areas Of Games/Practices (1968)
      a.  Reason:  Safety issue for all in attendance

8.  The Home Team Will Do Field Maint / Visitors Will Clean-Up Outside The Field 
       a.  Reason:  This league is entirely run by volunteers, your help is needed

9.  If Ejected From The Park, By An Umpire Or The Director On Duty You Will  
      a.  1st offense - be ejected for the remainder of the day
      b.  2nd offense - be ejected for the remainder of the season
      c.  3rd offense - be ejected for life (LIFETIME BAN)
           (All of these steps are subject to the appeal process) (2004)

10.  No One May Block Access To Driveways, Or They Will Be Towed (2004)
       a.  Reason:  Emergency vehicles may have to have quick access to a field/player

11.  No Unruly Behavior Or Foul Language
      
a.  Reason:  This is a family enviroment, please set an example
         b.  Reason:  We have a zero tolerance rule to verbal &/or physical abuse

*IF SOMEONE IS ASKED TO LEAVE THE PARK FOR ANY REASON, THEY ARE TO LEAVE IMMEDIATELY, IF THEY CHOOSE NOT TO, THE DIRECTOR ON DUTY IS TO CALL THE POLICE IMMEDIATELY AND THE PERSON WILL BE ARRESTED FOR TRESPASSING.  (2004)