Golf Courses - Total Participation
- Analysis of Performance
- Metric Definition
- Why Is This Important?
- City Organization Impact on Performance
- Benchmark Information
Analysis of Performance
Nice weather improved rounds in July and August compared to 2012. Even though year-to-date (YTD) rounds played are down compared to 2012, we are just ahead of the 2013 YTD target and Golf Fund revenues are within estimated projections for 2013.
The total number of participants at all three City of Fort Collins Golf Courses.
Why Is This Important?
This metric provides an indication of the popularity of these facilities which, in turn, indicates how well the facilities are meeting the needs of the community.
City Organization Impact on Performance
High - The Parks Department directly influences the number of participants by providing a quality experience at City golf courses. The Parks Department also influences particpation through marketing and outreach of these facilites.
This metric contains benchmark data for cities that offer 9 and 18-hole municipal golf courses similar to those in Fort Collins. Regional similarities create similar weather and economic conditions, and give these benchmarks comparable operating seasons, administrations, and demographics. Private courses were not included since they do not generally share similar data.