Broome County Executive Jason Garnar Lifts Emergency Order 8

(TOWN OF DICKINSON, NY) Broome County Executive Jason Garnar announced Thursday that he is not renewing the emergency order that was signed in March closing all public playgrounds, athletic courts, and sporting fields in Broome County. 

The order was part of Broome County’s COVID-19 response.

The fields, courts and playgrounds at Broome County Parks will reopen Friday. Those using the facilities must still follow state guidance regarding social distancing and gatherings of no more than 10 people. 

A reminder that beaches at Greenwood Park will also reopen Friday and remain open from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. seven days a week. Beaches continue to be open at Nathaniel Cole Park. 

Publish Date
June 11, 2020