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    Field Usage Policy

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    Field Reservation/Usage Policy

    Community Use

    1. Softball Field Use: April-July, fields #45 and #46 are available for outside rentals after 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday if field space is available. These fields may be reserved by teams not affiliated with Little League or Ankeny Girls Softball.

    2. Baseball Field Use: April-October, field #9 will be available for outside rentals after 5 p.m. on Wednesday evenings if field space is available. This field may be reserved by baseball teams not affiliated with Ankeny Little League.

    3. PRSC Field Rental Program FEE
      Youth Field Rental (Public) $25.00/hr Field is for practice only.
      Youth Field Rental (Public) $45.00/hr Field is game ready.
      Adult Field Rental (Public) $45.00/hr Field is for practice only.
      Adult Field Rental (Public) $65.00/hr Field is game ready.
    4. Fields will be scheduled based on a lottery system. All non‐Little League and/or non‐Girls Softball affiliated team must submit their desire to reserve field space. A lottery for practice assignments will be made on or around the end of March each year. A $50 deposit will be due to guarantee your reservation in the lottery.

    5. Following completion of the field rental program, an invoice will be sent to the renter, and shall be payable within 30‐days of receipt. The $50 deposit shall be credited to the renter’s final invoice.

    6. Subject to availability, fields 16, 19, and 20 shall be made available for football or soccer teams not affiliated with the Iowa Rush or Ankeny Junior Football. Affiliation shall be defined as being part of the official Iowa Rush or Ankeny Junior Football program at Prairie Ridge Sports Complex.

    7. Teams wanting to use the field rental program must have a majority of the players living inside the Ankeny School District.

    Scheduling

    Contact Elliott Josephson, Sports Facilites Coordinator at 515-963‐3577 or ejosephson@ankenyiowa.gov to schedule field space.

    Hawkeye Park Athletic Complex

    This Complex is generally open and the two softball fields can be used for practices any time prior to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Teams must be off fields by 5 p.m. These fields may be used on a “first come, first serve” basis.

    To reserve the Complex for a game or tournament, a fee for usage will apply. Contact the Parks & Recreation Department  at 963‐3570 to reserve space.