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(1) Moneys credited to a neighborhood park planning district shall only be expended for park purposes in that district or in that portion of an adjoining district that is within one-half mile of the district boundary.

(2) Moneys credited to the Community Park Planning District account shall only be expended for community park purposes. “Community park,” as used in this chapter, shall include the existing Memorial Park and any other park of 15 acres or larger in size. To be a community park, the park must be utilized in a manner generally consistent with the City’s Comprehensive Parks and Recreation Plan, or as it may be hereafter amended. Community park may also include trail systems.

(3) No moneys shall be expended from this fund without the approval of the City Council. Before ruling on any proposed expenditure, the Council shall receive a report from the City Planner reviewing the proposal for its impact on community planning and from the City Attorney reviewing the proposal for its legality under this chapter. The Administrative and Community Services Director shall provide all needed information for these reviews and shall report on the proposal as it relates to park and recreation plans and needs of the City. [Ord. 4116, 2013; Ord. 3557 § 27, 2002; Ord. 2139 § 5, 1980; Code 1970 § 3.29.050.]