Parks and Rec Department considers fee changes for youth programs
September 12, 2019
The Wrangell Parks and Recreation Advisory Board sat down to
workshop a set of proposed increases to fees for youth sports programs last Wednesday, Sept. 4. Parks and Recreation Director Kate Thomas said that there are two main youth programs that use the P&R facilities: The Wrangell Swim Club and AAU girls basketball. The proposed fee change to $15 per hour would see the swim club pay a total annual fee of about $6,000, while AAU will see a bill of about $2,000.
According to documents provided by Thomas for the meeting, the swim club originally practiced for only two days a week in 2016....