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3/7/2022 - Neighborhood Centers & Park Shelters Fee Increase

Neighborhood Centers & Park Shelters Fee Increase


Salina, KS – The City of Salina brought Resolution No. 22-8030 to the City Commission on Monday, February 28, 2022. The City Commission approved Resolution No. 22-8030 which allows for the increase of certain recreation program and rental fees above the threshold allowed by the Parks and Recreation Revenue and Pricing Policy.


Effective May 2, 2022, The City of Salina is raising hourly rates for Neighborhood Centers and Park Shelters.  The fees are listed below.


Hourly Rental Rates

Friendship Center                           $22.00/hour

Carver Center                                   $22.00/hour

Parks Shelters                                  $15.00/hour

Indian Rock Lodge                          $15.00/hour

KIVA                                                   $15.00/hour


The updated fee will affect all new reservations starting on May 2, 2022.


The Friendship Center is located at Centennial Park and Carver Center is located at Parker Park.


The Park Shelters included in the fee increases are located at Bill Burke Park, Centennial Park, Berkley Family Recreational Area, Indian Rock Park, Jerry Ivey Memorial Park, Kenwood Park, Lakewood Park, Oakdale Park, Oxbow Park, Magnolia Soccer Complex, Sunset Park, and Thomas Park.


For more information about reserving neighborhood centers or park shelters, please visit or call the Salina Parks and Recreation Office at (785) 309-5765.