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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Staying safe in our Parks & COVID-19 UPDATES

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UPDATES RELATED TO COVID-19 AS OF 7/6/2020

The City of Avon has been working with the state and county health officials regarding the evolving COVID-19 situation. Ohio Governor Mike DeWine has mandated social distancing policies.  Until new directives are released and after careful consideration for the safety of our community, the following precautionary measures are being taken:

FACILITIES

Avon Aquatic Facility – Closed for the season. If you already purchased a 2020 pool membership, please check your email for our refund options. No refunds will be given after Oct. 1, 2020.  If you did not receive this email, contact the Avon Parks & Recreation Dept. at parksinfo@cityofavon.com or 440-937-6106

Avon Aquatic Facility Spray Ground- OPEN for residents only, click here for more information

Avon Isle and Avon Lions Community Center – Open with restrictions. If you have an upcoming rental, please check your email for current restrictions/agreement/waiver. If you did not receive this email, contact the Avon Parks & Recreation Dept. at parksinfo@cityofavon.com or 440-937-6106. Visit the Ohio Department of Health for the guidelines in place for Responsible RestartOhio on Restarurants, Bars, and Banquet & Catering Facilities/Services, Avon Isle click here; Avon Lion Community Center click here

Playgrounds & Fitness Court – Open (Mondays between 7am-12pm the playgrounds will be professional cleaned, closures during this time may occur). 

Pavilions – no reservations being taken at this time

Parks – All parks are open. Please remember to maintain social distancing while enjoying the park trails. Park restrooms are open from 7:00am-9:00pm. On Mondays, the restrooms could be temporarily closed for deep cleaning. Water fountains are closed until further notice.

Basketball Courts – Open with restrictions. No more than 10 people are permitted on the basketball courts and social distancing guidelines must be followed.

Skate Park – Open, please social distance

Baseball, Softball & Multi-use Fields – Visit the Ohio Department of Health for the guidelines in place for Responsible RestartOhio on sports and sports leagues, click here!

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Our goal with this course of action is to limit the opportunity for exposure as well as maintaining a safe, healthy place for our participants, residents, and staff. The City of Avon will continue to monitor updates and information on COVID-19 from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Ohio Department of Health. This could result in changes to tentative re-open dates of our facilities, programs, and activities. We appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate this difficult situation.

More Information can be found at:

Ohio Department of Health – www.coronavirus.ohio.gov

Centers for Disease Control – www.cdc.gov

Lorain County Public Health – https://www.loraincountyhealth.com/coronavirus

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