Next week, parks across Owensboro and Daviess County will reopen as a part of phased economic reopening plan.
June 29 openings:
- City and County playgrounds
- Combest Swimming Pool
- Park restrooms at Ben Hawes, Chautauqua, Dugan Best, Kendall-Perkins
- Travis Aubrey Skate Park
July 3 openings:
- Spray parks at Smothers, Legion and Kendall-Perkins parks
Owensboro Transit System will be offering free rides to these recreational amenities during this time. All riders must wear a mask.
According to Daviess County Fiscal Court, some park amenities like spray grounds and some sport courts and fields remain closed until further notice.
Social distancing of at least 6 feet is still encouraged.