The City of Clintonville will begin accepting park shelter rservations for 2011 on Friday January 14th, 8 am at City Hall. Shelter are available on a first come, first serve basis. Six shelters are available for rental, including one enclosed shelter in WA Olen Park along with two open shelters, and three open shelters in Bucholtz Park. The shelters can be reserved for use Saturday April 16th through Sunday October 9th. The open shelter rental fee is $38.50 and the enclosed shelter fee is $66.00. All fees include applicable sales tax. Reservations can also be made by mailing a request to Shelter Rental, c/o City Hall, 50 10th St., Clintonville, Wi. 54929. However, mail requests are not considered until all of the in-person requests are handled the morning of January 14th. Mail requests need to include the following: first and second choice of shelters and dates, the required payment, phone number of the person making the request, and a self-addressed stamped envelope for a reply confirmation. Requests that cannot be honored will be returned. Each of the shelters in the parks has available the following amenities: numerous picnic tables and/or park benches, a varied sized parking area, various number of electrical outlets, refuse containers and a water source right at the shelter or in the case of the Bucholtz Park softball and south open shelters, at the adjacent bathrooms. Bathrooms are close by each of the shelters. Some of the shelters also have volleyball and horseshoe facilities available as well. The public can borrow volleyball and horseshoe equipment from the department to use at the shelters that have no permanent posts or stakes in place. Contact the department at 823-7660 for more information about any of the shelters and the reservation process. Shelter information is also available at www.clintonvillewi.org.