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Post Info TOPIC: Yolo County will start charging Day Use Fees July 1, 2019


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All interested parties: Yolo County, which maintains/manage the five fishing accesses on Putah Creek will begin charging day use fees for any vehicles parked in the Access parking lots. Below was information provided by the county:

1. When will fee payments be initiated? July 1st or soon thereafter. We will start to get the word out on social media and website prior to implementation.

2. Will it be cash/card or both? Fee collection, at least initially, will be via iron ranger boxes, so cash and check will be accepted.

3. Daily fee cost? $10.

4. Seasonal/yearly fee cost? Non-Resident: $100; Resident: $90; Senior Non-Resident: $60; Senior Resident: $50.  

More detailed information will soon be available on their webpage. This page is to be updated:

https://www.yolocounty.org/general-government/general-government-departments/parks/parks-information 



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That's actually kind of pricey. Gotta love California. What if you park in a turnout on the road?

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My mind’s eye is seeing no parking signs.....everywhere.

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I wouldn’t mind it too much if there was some guarantee that the money collected would only be used for improvements to the creek. So, if a guide comes out to the creek with a van load of clients and I’m out there by myself, we both pay $10? Shouldn’t it be on a per person basis rather than per car?

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Per person sounds right

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When comments originally opened, I said the same thing about the allocation of money. I'm all for it if the money goes specifically towards these areas. Then again, improvements probably means more traffic. But, I assumed the parking fee would be more in the 3-5$ range. $10 seems quite high.

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I agree $10 is high, they haven't done all that much in improvements to these areas. Typically they only enforce parking fees up until the tweakers vandalize the money collection stations anyways, most likely won't be long... Pretty sure charging per person won't happen, that's what a fishing license is for. Maybe annual fees/permits for guiding on the creek could be established.

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Allocation of money and improvements. My feeling is that allocation of money will end up in the general fund and individuals ideas of area improvements means a lot of different things to many people and not a lot to the fish. I don't think Lois Wolk did the creek any favors.

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Worth it to me just to keep the tweakers away. Guides should pay extra ;)


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Can someone give me an update on this? The information I got from the website shows that it's $8 and that access 3 is closed due to washout of the parking lot.

Do I have to pay at each access or will paying at one be okay for all the other accesses? I like to access hop.

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Just received notice from Yolo County that Use Fees are expected to start August 1, 2019. Individual Day use passes are available on site. I've asked that a seasonal pass application be made available for download, completion and then mailed to YC. Passes then are mailed back to you. They hope to have the application form to me tomorrow. 

Daily fees are paid via iron rangers at sites 1, 4, and 5 (and Site 3 once repaired). Fees are as follows:

 

 

Single Day Use  $10.00

Annual Parks Day Use Pass (Yolo County resident)

$90.00

Annual Parks Day Use Pass (non-resident)

$100.00

Annual Parks Day Use Pass (Senior (65+) Yolo County resident)

$50.00

Annual Parks Day Use Pass (Senior (65+) non-resident)

$60.00



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Out of curiosity, how much is the fine for parking without paying the fee and who is responsible for the enforcement?

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Good question Robert; I'll check. How's Michigan?



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do you have to pay 10 dollars at each of the parking lots?

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Annual Pass applications can be downloaded at this link, completed and mailed with check/money order to the address on the application. Permits will be mailed back.

$10 "Day Use" passes are good at all accesses for the day.

 

https://www.yolocounty.org/general-government/general-government-departments/parks/parks-information



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