College Park Recreation & Cultural Arts Department
City of College Park’s Parks & Pavilions Reopen; Playgrounds Open to the Public
Social Distancing Still Suggested; Park Rangers Ensure Cleanliness at Each Location
College Park, Ga. (Thursday, June 18, 2020) – The City of College Park’s Recreation & Cultural Arts Department is excited to announce that parks and other recreational facilities have reopened, as visitors now have access to playgrounds, pavilions, basketball courts, tennis courts and walking trails.
The Covid-19 pandemic required the Recreation and Cultural Arts Department to restrict services due to public health and safety reasons. The city used a phased approach to properly reopen parks, pavilions and other outdoor facilities. However, based on public health suggestions, water-based recreation and indoor recreation centers remain closed to the public.
Residents are encouraged to enjoy various parks around town - Zupp, Barrett, Phillips, Willis and where pavilions are available. To reserve a pavilion, you must be a City of College Park resident, and there is a $25-dollar fee included.
Recreation and Cultural Arts officials project that recreation centers - Conley, Wyatt and City Auditorium may reopen to the public on July 15th. The Brady Recreation Center, located at 3571 Breningham Drive in College Park is undergoing major renovation, and will reopen upon its completion.
With any questions or interview requests, please contact Bianca Beran at email@example.com or Gerald Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please visit www.collegeparkga.com for more information on the City of College Park.
College Park Recreation & Cultural Arts consists of three parks with have pinic pavilions for rental. The parks include: Richard D. Zupp Jr. Park, Barrett Park, and Charles E. Phillips Sr. Park . Each park has playgrounds, pavilions with grilling a picnic spaces a and tennis courts.
Below are rules and regulations for the parks:
Reservations can be made only by the City of College Park residents, employees, volunteer staff or businesses (within the limits of the city). Renters must bring utility bills to verify residence.
$25 per pavilion with a maximum rental of 2 pavilions for a period of up to 5 hours.