Hastings parks facilites to begin to reopen
The reopening of Hastings parks facilities will begin to be phased in beginning early next week.
The Parks and Recreation Department has announced that park playgrounds, restrooms and the skate park will be the first to open. That will happen on Monday, June 1.
The Hastings Parks and Recreation Department will reopen some facilities starting in June with extra safety protocols in place.
According to a press release from the city, "The playgrounds and skate park will not be regularly disinfected, and visitors are reminded to use them at their own risk. The park restrooms will be cleaned one time each day."
The following Monday, June 8, will see the reopening of the Libs Park splash pad. The splash pad will be cleaned once a day.
The Heartland Park and Lincoln Park wading pools will open to the public June 8. They too will be cleaned once per day.
The Parks and Recreation Department encourages all visitors to use the following guidelines:
· Wash your hands with soap and water before and after visiting
· Take breaks to use hand sanitizer
· Make an effort to keep six feet of distance from other visitors
· Avoid visiting if you’re not feeling well
· Avoid visiting if the area is too crowded