the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ, the Village Council voted Wednesday limited play hours through Oct. 17, of Ridgewood Pickleballers .
The 60-day experiment approved in March restricted hours of play at Glen School and Bellair tennis courts, where neighbors had complained about noise. It was due to expire Aug. 7.
Pickleball play will continue to be limited to 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. No pickleball will be allowed Monday and Friday.
Tennis play can continue from 8 a.m. to dark Sunday through Saturday.
The ordinance called “a compromise for the competing interest of both the pickleball players and the neighbors.” will continue to limited pickleball hours.
Village Council also approved an ordinance in April limiting pickleball passes to residents, imposing a $20 annual fee for seniors who previously played for free, and raising the daily pass fee from $5 to $10.