COVID-19 Updates for HWD Parks

Latest Updates Posted: 05/18/2020

Facility & Program Updates:

Community Centers

Homewood Community Center – Fitness Center & Track open by appointment only – Click here for more information

Homewood Senior Center – Closed until further notice – Awaiting Guidelines for reopening – Lunch program update – Click here for more information

Lee Community Center – Closed until further notice – Awaiting Guidelines

Swimming Pools

Homewood Central Pool & The Pool @ Patriot Park – Updated 5/18/2020 – Click here for more information

Swim Team – Registration is not open – Announcement will be made the week of May 25th

Swim Lessons – Will not be held this summer due to COVID-19 guidelines

Athletic Facilities

Homewood Athletic Complex – reopening Monday, May 15th – Click here for more information

All Tennis Courts – Reopening Friday, May 18th. Click here for more Information

West Homewood Athletic Center – Closed at this time

Homewood Soccer Park – Closed at this time

Weygand Field – Closed at this time

Parks & Green Spaces

Homewood Central Park, Patriot Park, Spring Park, Overton Park, and Woodland Park – Reopened Monday 5/11 – Restrooms and playgrounds closed. Visitors must maintain social distancing. Tennis courts at Central Park are open and following tennis court guidelines found in Athletics.

Programs and Miscellaneous

Summer Day Camp – Updated 5/14/2020 – Click here for more information

Facility Memberships – Update 5/20/2020 – Click here for more information

Fitness and Recreation Classes – All classes are currently suspended – updates will come as reopening guidelines continue to develop.

COVID-19 Information Resources:

The Center for Disease Control recommends the following to best position yourselves during this viral episode:

  • Frequent hand washing and covering coughs and sneezes.
  • Avoiding touching mouth, nose or eyes.
  • Stay home when you feel sick, especially if you are experiencing cold or flu like symptoms.
  • If you feel sick, call ahead to your healthcare provider to discuss whether you need to be seen and follow their advice to avoid public spaces.
  • Follow guidance of local public health officials as they revise best practices for individual health care.