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§ 2-07 Golf

  1. All golf courses under the jurisdiction of the Department are operated by concessionaires. Fees for use are set by the concessionaire, subject to the approval of the Department.
  2. Identification Cards
    Golf course operators are authorized to issue identification cards for discounts on greens fees in the following categories: New York City Resident, Senior, and Junior.
  3. Inclement Weather
    Golf courses may be closed if there is lightning in the area, or if rain is heavy.
  4. Rain Checks
    In the event a golf course manager determines that a course is unplayable, rain checks may be issued. If four holes or less are completed, players will be issued rain checks for full credit. If between four and twelve holes are completed, players will be issued a credit for nine holes. If thirteen or more holes are completed, no credit will be given.
  5. Reservations
    Reservations are accepted up to seven days in advance of the day of play. Players will be given their choice of tee time in the order of their registration.
    1. Cancellation of Weekday Reservations.
      Players will receive a full refund if they cancel weekday reservations up to 24 hours in advance of scheduled play. If players cancel weekday reservations less than 24 hours in advance, players will forfeit reservation fees.
    2. Cancellation of Weekend/Holiday Reservations.
      Players will receive a rain check in an amount equal to the greens fees if they cancel weekend/holiday reservations up to 24 hours in advance, but will forfeit reservation fees. If players cancel weekend/holiday reservations less than 24 hours in advance, players will be charged for greens fees and reservation fees.

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