This publication details the requirements of the new law and the process cities must undertake to prohibit handguns in parks they own or operate. A sample resolution is attached.
Jones, Josh, "Hot Topic: Local Opt-out Prohibiting Handguns in Municipal Parks" (2009). MTAS Publications: Hot Topics.
A Resolution to Prohibit Handguns in Public Municipal Parks, Natural Areas, Historic Parks, Nature Trails, Campgrounds, Forests, Greenways, Waterways, or Other Similar Public Places
Schools can use public parks where handguns are permitted.pdf (99 kB)
Tennessee Attorney General declares schools can use parks where handguns are permitted