Please see the below information and links to additional details: Those courts were run perfectly well for many years before Mark decided to turn it into a money making enterprise and pay himself an exorbitant salary. The city’s tennis, pickleball and basketball courts are open for public use effective Monday, as are bike polo, skate park and bocce facilities. Previously, I had never done so in my life. Tennis at NYC Parks. Tennis MLB MLS NBA NHL ... On 25 June the housing courts will reopen for business. It would be easily solved if RCTA or Mark would simply disclose the salaries – which they refuse to do. I’ve been told that Mark earns six figures to run RCTA, and actually hired a well-salaried assistant to do the work that he used to do. Wow so much unpleasantness. The Octagon outdoor tennis courts are scheduled to reopen on Saturday, June 20th and will be open from 7:30 AM – 8:30 PM, seven days a week, and maintained by a RIOC staff member. Judges will have to determine thousands of stayed pre-coronavirus cases, and … The State managed ones opened **weeks** ago. All other tennis courts will be available on a first come, first served basis. NY Tennis at Central Park. Again look at the website and see the extent to which money making programs are the priority. We are now closed & will return for a promising 2021 tennis season. ... tennis courts, handball courts, bocce courts … ... Fresh Meadows, NY 11366. Hope logic at its finest! The fact that I worked for a prestigious newspaper for Not surprised the city is all over the place because it’s the city! For more information, please visit our Service Announcements page. Everything you say ignores the fact that these are PUBLIC tennis courts run by a private corporation that has neither transparency or accountability. Court reservations are taken no more than 24 hours in advance, with a daily reservation limitation of one (1) hour for singles play, and two (2) hours for doubles play, although players may keep playing after their reserved times have ended if courts are available, upon confirming such availability with club staff. Andrew M. Cuomo’s COVID-19 “pause order” begins to lift. So I am happy that courts which should never have been closed in the first place are re-opening. New York Daily News | May 13, 2020 at 6:55 PM . “I’m astonished anybody would say that.”. By Denis Slattery. why it wasn’t included. The Sportime Tennis Center is a concession offering 5 indoor hard courts, 5 indoor/outdoor hard courts, and 10 indoor/outdoor clay courts. (Optional) Please tell us how we can make this page more helpful.If you need a response,please use the Contact the Commissionerform instead. Let me start by saying I am a tennis addict and the red clay courts were my home for many years. … My friends and family know me to be a news junkie. Hope should maybe read a paper every now and then and maybe WestSideRag might want to point these facts out for thorough reporting. Play on: City’s sports courts reopen. A few parks offer opportunities to play tennis indoors. Yes, I’d be really bent out of shape that another set of courts did a great job in getting their act together to open and that I’d have to wait a whole 7 days to play, when I’ve already been waiting for nearly 4 months! Nothing I said should be construed to be against “walking on” to play on red clay courts. You admit to being a “semi-regular walk on player” which means you really don’t know what’s going on there except on a semi-regular walk-on sort of way. To call the red clay courts “privately managed” is a very nice way of saying that the courts are used for private profit, contrary both to good public policy and to their own contract with the city. It’s easy to become a tennis player in New York City—you can purchase a tennis permit and reserve a court online! But I can’t walk to the courts…so no water for you! Personally, if I wanted to play so badly a week early, I wouldn’t mind travelling a little bit, but I guess everyone is different. The tennis announcement comes just days after anti-lockdown protesters gathered in Commack, demanding the reopening of New York. WELCOME TO The 2020/2021 Season! I think this lockdown has really brought out a lot of petty nastyness in people. As a former RCTA board member, I’ve seen the numbers and can assure you Mark doesn’t earn six figures. Parks Commissioner Gordon Davis, a former basketball player at … We hope you will join us again next year and thank you for your continued support. Yay for the RCTA! I’m in complete agreement with McIntyre:: the staff has self policed themselves to ensure distancing and the players were wearing face masks in compliance when I was there on day 3. Some players at other courts are frustrated about having to wait when the Riverside Courts are already open, they told The City news site. The wheels of justice turn slowly as upstate New York courts get green light to reopen. The Central Park courts are still listed as closed on the Parks Department website. NYC Parks is also reopening dog runs, basketball courts, tennis courts, volleyball courts, handball courts and bocce courts. If you have already purchased a permit, it will remain valid through 2021. It’s honestly pretty absurd that it’s taking this long for the public courts to reopen, considering tennis is one of the safest leisure activities right now. (This was all pointed out in an expose published in West Side Rag in 2018 – https://www.westsiderag.com/2018/06/15/local-players-say-public-riverside-park-tennis-courts-are-monopolized-for-private-lessons) The fact is that RCTA does not serve the public good and is not accountable to the public. The plan allows for tennis and pickleball courts to reopen as the State moves into Stage 2 of its roadmap. NOTE: Only smooth-soled tennis shoes are allowed on the tennis courts. Well, I think we can agree that Tennis being Phase 3 is ridiculous, but that is a separate issue. Julie state wide phase 1 tennis was permitted over a month ago in mid May. Are you disputing Mark’s own revenue numbers? New York City's 522 municipal tennis courts opened for the outdoor season at 8 A.M. yesterday. New York City Could Reopen In June, Lawmakers Say ... Certain low risk businesses — such as outdoor tennis courts and drive-in movie theaters — will be allowed to reopen … Ten of its 20 courts (or 50 percent of available courts when courts are out of service for maintenance, repairs, etc.) NEW YORK (WABC) -- For those in the New York City area looking to get out this weekend, you now have the option of going to tennis clubs that can reopen. It appears that many of the outdoor tennis courts across Long Island — public and private — will reopen on Friday, the day that Gov. NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Nail salons and other personal care services, including spas, tanning salons and tattoo parlors are back in business in New York City as Phase 3 started Monday. Just the opposite. To make reservations for designated NYC Parks courts, you must call in advance. It was reconsidered and giving special prrmittance to restart statewide a few weeks ago. at Riverside this week – except the need to take the subway or bus to get there. Victor Hanson Community Center (Rochdale Park), Lucille Ferrier Tennis Courts (Dyker Beach Park), Morris Avenue between E. 151 and E. 153 Streets. The people there are almost family. NYC Playgrounds Will Reopen Monday With "Social Distancing Ambassadors" By Ben Yakas June 18, 2020 11:43 a.m. ... Gothamist is a website about New … The courts are available for public use, but are privately managed and offer lessons. insult or make fun of me. Andrew Cuomo asking that the state consider reopening courts … Just ask for financial information re: staff salaries and get ready for the big stone wall. By Anne Ternus-Bellamy. The Reopening of New York Courts As regions of New York State move toward reopening, so does the state’s court system. She must be a blast at cocktail parties. Babylon Village To Reopen Outdoor Tennis Courts This Weekend - Babylon Village, NY - The courts will be open for outdoor play while still following guidelines to … That 2018 article is laughable. I don’t know RIOC has implemented an updated tennis reservation and usage system. unlike other commenters who instead opted to Other municipalities are taking similar steps. So yeah, I’ll wait it out for a few extra days. Kudos to Mark. “I say these courts do plenty for the public” – what on earth should they “do” other than be a facility for tennis players with park permits? Should the Executive Director of that company be making more money than teachers, EMS workers, police and fire fighters by exploiting a public parks facility for a purpose contrary to the use contract with the Parks Dept.? Be happy we are getting to do some fun things again. Western New York is cleared to begin its coronavirus comeback, Gov. All it does is sell and promote a vast array of clinics and lessons and camps. Great job by the 96th Staff to get these courts playable and open a week early. Whether you're a beginner, intermediate, advanced player, or just looking to work up a sweat, we have a program for you! After his vitriolic takedown of the RCTA as the absolute epitome of corruption and slagging off its executive director, Mark McIntyre, in his comment above, “Jim” seemed to be enjoying himself immensely on court 9 on those very same clay courts this morning. A New York county executive has been left red-faced after making a hilarious gaffe during a press conference that announced the reopening of tennis courts. That’s my problem with how they’re run. NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced plans to reopen recreational amenities and outdoor courts in City parks. Why laughable? I don’t get why some people think that opening some of the city’s tennis courts early is a bad thing. Safe to say that if the tables were turned, those For all the negative naysayers out there: the community that tends to these courts have provided a safe environment for inner city kids during summer months. They have up to a dozen “teaching pros” on staff. Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, Activities and Facilities > Tennis Courts. The volleyball courts at Rudy and Kain county parks also have been closed, Walters said. “If I can’t have it, no one should!” – Hope. First of all the clay courts are open to everyone who wants to play so its not even a case of if we cant play they cant play. I’m willing to bet that if the tables were turned, you wouldn’t be too happy either, especially with a long weekend coming up. Welcome to The West Side Tennis Club, America’s most historic and iconic showcase for tennis.The club has been the site of some of the sport’s most memorable moments. Mark’s response to every one of those people has been consistent: “If you don’t like the way I run things, don’t play here.”. It’s never been easier to become a tennis player in New York City—you can purchase a tennis permit online for use at any outdoor tennis court during tennis season, which lasts from the first Saturday in April to the Sunday before Thanksgiving. A few tennis courts will offer limited advance reservations. In real: misinformation are you disputing that the contract between RCTA and Parks does not permit these money making activities? The Riverside Clay Tennis Association, which has 10 courts in Riverside Park around West 96th Street, opened on Monday. Sidelined tennis players are calling “fault” on the city Parks Department, whose courts will remain padlocked through July 6 even as it allows privately managed courts on its property to reopen. That’s what their purpose is and that’s what should be the priority. Look at the RCTA website. Mid-Hudson Valley courts to gradually reopen this week. They can book massages to have the pandemic-induced stress kneaded out of their shoulders, blow off steam at tennis courts … But that is about all you can do. Plenty of misinformation here. Indoor tennis does not require an NYC Parks tennis permit, has special pricing, schedules, and hours of play, and may be used after tennis season has ended. I play there semi-regularly as a walk on player and don’t remember seeing more than 2 courts at a time being used for lessons/groups. “I don’t see how that’s unfair,” McIntyre said when informed of the complaints. Please call the individual courts for more information on lessons. Find out more about our additional safety precautions, program cancellations, and potential closures before you head to a park or recreation center. There are No Exceptions. So basically the fact that all NYC courts are still closed in on DeBlasio not have his act together as usual. courts within walking distance of my home and almost without fail I get to play at least 2 – 3 hours at a time, sometimes more if I’m up to it. Courts will be open by Friday, May 15 for singles play and one-on-one City-led instruction with safety guidelines in place. Most of the money that isn’t poured into maintaining the courts (and there’s no way the Parks department would or should devote that much to maintaining clay courts) have been used to support summer camp scholarships to make their camp (sadly not happening this summer) accessible to lots of kids who couldn’t otherwise afford it. The City will also reopen dog runs for public use. New York City playgrounds will finally reopen Monday — as the Big Apple enters Phase 2 of reopening from its coronavirus-induced closure, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday. When the State moves into Stage 3, City playgrounds can reopen. Those courts are all run by concessions while the Riverside clay courts are managed by a non-profit organization affiliated with the Riverside Park Conservancy. Adult Programs. Really bring something more to the table than your fondness for Mark and gratitude that there are red clay tennis courts. Courts that offer lessons are identified. The earlier the better, I say – why the hell would anyone complain? Thank you for seeing this story for what it represents, That being said, you also need to know NYC Parks Dept would gladly convert them to hard courts because red clay courts require lots of love, care and attention. Maybe this is different during weekday afternoon hours, but is it such a bad thing that there are programs for kids and adults alike? Their lessons are also the most affordably priced in manhattan and i do believe they give away some free lessons to kids too. On another note, it’s also ridiculous that the courts at Riverbank State Park reopened when NYS entered Phase 1 many weeks ago – despite the fact that NYC was still weeks away from entering its Phase 1, with tennis categorized under Phase 3 no less. Warm wishes to you and your family for a safe and wonderful holiday season. Midtown Athletic Club features world-class tennis courts, state-of-the-art fitness equipment, resort-style pools, luxurious spas, and more. But he has revitalized a jewel that offers all New Yorkers the opportunity to play on red clay, and take lessons to improve their game at a cost that is cheaper than what would be paid at a private club. 25 years may just have something to do with my passion for news – global, national, state and local. of shape. If any numbers are incorrect/not working or if any addresses are wrong, please call (212) 360-8245. Now RCTA has used undue influence with Riverside Park “administrator” John Herrold who helped begin this boondoggle of privatization back in the late 1990’s. Oh, so nice to be insulted by a stranger. And by the way, there are dozens of people who have gone up to Mark over the years and expressed their frustration that courts are not available for walk on play because of all the programs. In either case these facilities don’t have to rely on assistance from the city and were, presumably, able to use their own manpower to get their courts ready for play. All rights reserved. And be proud that Manhattan even has outdoor red clay courts. See reply to Johnny above. Second the rcta does a great job raising private funds from members, of which i am one, so that netting, brushes etc can be paid for. are available to NYC Parks Tennis Permit holders during the outdoor permit season. That’s how flush with cash RCTA is. On Thursday the Eastern Section of the United States Tennis Association sent a letter of appeal to Gov. Also, it’s my understanding that all play on public courts will be free for the remainder of the 2020 season. Seems to me what really matters, especially in this unsettling moment in which we find ourselves, is that we are able to get outside and play tennis at all. Visit our Tennis at NYC Parks page to purchase or renew your permit, to reserve a court, or to find more information about our tennis program. New York City, the epicenter of the outbreak, has reported 184,417 cases and 19,789 deaths, according to a tracker maintained by Johns Hopkins University. Stadium Tennis Center at Mill Pond Park is operated through a license agreement with the New York City Parks Department. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, full-season and single-play tennis permits are not required for the 2020 season. Help improve your child's educational development by learning how we can bring the benefits of tennis to your child's school. It would be helpful to know who Mr. or Mrs. or Ms. McIntyre is — the person who seems to have frustrated a few Upper West Siders. But I digress – I did mention the Riverbank State Park Courts in my conversation with the reporter. Some are clay courts, and some are hard courts. 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So Hope is mad that one set of courts is actually open a week ahead of time? “Is it such a bad thing that there are programs for kids and adults alike?” That depends. For more information, visit the Sportime Randall's Island tennis page . One Set of UWS Tennis Courts Has Reopened, Before Others in the City, https://www.westsiderag.com/2018/06/15/local-players-say-public-riverside-park-tennis-courts-are-monopolized-for-private-lessons, Pupper West Side: Sebastian Scales High Peaks, Enjoys Urban Wildlife, Trump Sign Defaced Again With ‘Final Days’ Message, Borough President Says Shoppers Should Stay Alert After Trader Joe’s Theft. ... "Beginning (Wednesday) New York State court system judges and chambers staff, along with designated clerks and support staff, in … 7:00am, 8:00am and 9:00am court reservations must be made by 8:00pm the night before, and reservations for courts from 10:00am on must be made no less than three (3) hours in advance. Andrew Cuomo said Monday, as he announced the addition of two outside experts … Please check the listings below for indoor tennis locations. One protester held a … New York City is on track to enter Phase 3 of reopening on Monday, July 6, announced Mayor Bill de Blasio Thursday. Is the purpose of a public facility to generate half a million dollars annually for a private company that is neither accountable nor transparent? Once the City enters Phase 3 of reopening, New Yorkers will be able to enjoy soccer fields and basketball, tennis, volleyball, bocce, and handball courts. Its kind of like saying we are all so thirsty and that guy is handing out water but he shouldn’t be cause the other guys are not passing out water yet. Still closed: playground equipment, exercise equipment, pools and athletic fields. Is it such a shame that people can walk on – for free this year, mind you – to play on red clay courts? The point is RCTA received special consideration by City Hall. All players using designated NYC Parks courts must affiliate with SPORTIME as an associate/non-member, and complete a waiver, prior to play. Mark McIntyre’s response in the article is typical of him: “I don’t see how that’s unfair.” Of course it’s not unfair to him as he created the situation. Yes, there’s nothing stopping me from playing Visit our Tennis at NYC Parks page to purchase or renew your permit, to reserve a court, or to find more information about our tennis program. The Riverside Clay Tennis Association, which has 10 courts in Riverside Park around West 96th Street, opened on Monday. And this episode shows how flush with influence they are as well. Copyright 2011-2020 West Side Rag. who play regularly at Riverside would be pretty bent out After nearly four months, New Yorkers can go to nail salons again. Karin Proell, 75, of The Grand 70s, a women' s tennis team for women over 70, plays during a South Bay Marine League tennis match at Live Oak Park in Manhattan Beach on March 15, 2019. Re: Mark’s salary this is what several people have been told Off the record by several current and former board members. Their request was granted, McIntyre said. That piece of info would help readers like me better understand the situation. Follow our permit rules, wear smooth-sole tennis shoes, and use a maximum of six tennis balls on each court. Tennis courts are expected to start opening next Monday, but one set of courts on the Upper West Side got a head start. Central Park is currently open for lessons only, on the four hard courts (the clay courts there are operated by the Parks Dept.). JUST IN: Tennis Courts, Tracks, Picnic Shelters to Reopen ARLnow.com June 3, 2020 at 2:45pm Some currently closed amenities at Arlington County parks will be reopening Friday. A reserved court is forfeited if the reserving player has not arrived by 10 minutes past the start time. That makes a ton of sense! The Riverside clay courts aren’t the only ones to open early: the courts in Prospect Park, Crotona Park, Cunningham Park and Randall’s Island all opened LAST week. As far as Health Concerns… why is Hope not complaining about State managed courts and private ones? Learn More. It hosted what is now known as the US Open Grand Slam tournament for over 60 years before it was moved to the National Tennis Center in Flushing, NY in 1978. The courts are available for public use, but are privately managed and offer lessons. NYC Parks is making important service changes. Most courts are open from 8:00 a.m. to dusk, except at Central Park where courts open at 7:00 a.m. and Randall's Island where courts open at 6:30 a.m. and close at 11:00 p.m. Before heading to a court, make sure that you’ve read our rules and regulations. At opening a few days ago, half of them remain unusable because the clay has not set and the lines have not been nailed down. Tennis was only phase 3 when phases were first announced. “If the city has determined that the reopening for tennis courts falls under Phase 3, then that should be applicable to all public courts,” said Hope, a 63-year-old tennis player from Washington Heights who asked that her last name not be used. No thanks. But the idea that RCTA could finagle its way into opening a week prior to other city courts is symptomatic of a larger corruption issue and boondoggle in which RCTA has long been embroiled. I’d say these courts do plenty for the public, but to each their own. Yes, if I were a tennis player anywhere else in the city’s five boroughs I too would be outraged at preferential treatment being given to RCTA. 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