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Some Parks Reopen in Broward and Miami-Dade County

Posted at 3:51 PM, Apr 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-29 16:06:37-04

Starting today some parks will reopen in Miami-Dade and Broward counties for limited use.

In Broward county, playgrounds will remain closed, but other parks and nature trails will open. Parks and natural areas will be open from 9 AM to 6 PM, and nature center grounds and neighborhood parks will be open from 9 AM to 5 PM.

Social distancing is required and group activities or gatherings, such as picnics and pick-up games, are not allowed. Access to restrooms and waterfountains will also be limited.

During this time, the parks' regular weekend and holiday gate fee will be suspended temporarily.

In Miami-Dade county, parks, boating and waterways, and golf courses are open to the public with limited use.

Facial coverings must be used and social distancing must be applied. All passive uses of parks are allowed as long as social distancing is being used and there are no groups of 10 or more.

Parks that are being used for COVID-19 testing will remain closed and continue with testing.