Guilford County Parks Will Delay Opening Of Aquatic Centers
DATE: May 19, 2020
CONTACT: Christopher Horrigan, Guilford County Parks
PHONE: (336) 641-3270
Guilford County announced today that its Park aquatic centers will remain closed until further notice due to Covid-19. The aquatic centers, which typically open from Memorial Day through Labor Day, are located at Bur-Mil Park, Hagan-Stone Park, and Northeast Park. Staff shared that they are working closely with Public Health officials and monitoring guidance from the State’s Department of Health and Human Services on the safe opening of pools.
Guilford County Parks Division Director, Christopher Horrigan stated, “Things continue to change very quickly, we hope to be able to reopen as soon as it is recommended. In the meantime, the Parks Department is working on having our operation plans ready to go to open facilities in a manner that is safe for the community and our employees.”
Guilford County parks, trails, and open spaces will remain open to the public with modified hours and amenities. Staff continues to encourage visitors to practice social distancing guidelines.