April 22, 2014

Myrtle Beach weighs motion to reduce fee to use Plyler Park for partial day

High school performance groups that would like to use Plyler Park in downtown Myrtle Beach for a short time to showcase their talent in Plyler Park could soon only have to pay less than half of the current cost.

To rent the park for any portion of a day, groups must pay a $125 fee regardless of how long they use the space. City Council will consider a motion Tuesday that would lower that fee to $50 for those using the park for two hours or less.

“There are a number of groups that use Plyler Park on a short-term basis and the current rate doesn’t allow for anything less that the full [fee],” Kruea said. “The $50 recognizes a shorter-term use for the park. It makes it more affordable.”

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