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Playgrounds Will Reopen This Week In St. Louis County Parks

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Playgrounds at county parks will reopen on Monday(today), the county executive’s office announced Friday. Playgrounds have been closed for six months during the county’s state of emergency in response to the coronavirus. The playgrounds will be open from 8 a.m. to dusk. 55 sites will be disinfected several times per week with cleaners approved by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Also signs will be placed at each site reminding visitors to stay home if sick, maintain six feet of distance from others and wash or sanitize hands regularly.Masks are required except on children while playing. Visitors are also encouraged to limit usage in order to ensure social distancing.The order affects only county parks. Restrooms, sport courts, skate parks and indoor facilities are open. Exercise stations and drinking fountains remain closed. Spraygrounds, which typically close after Labor Day, are closed for the season. Visit for more info.


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