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Mar, 2021

Current COVID Recreation Guidelines

OHN A. OLSZEWSKI, JR. ROSLYN JOHNSON, Director County Executive Department of Recreation and Parks 

In light of the Governor’s Maryland Strong Roadmap to Recovery, and in consultation with the  County Health Officer while using recommendations from the National Recreation and Parks  Association (NRPA) and the Centers for Disease Control, a plan was developed to reopen  recreational opportunities/facilities to the public. In light of an increase in health metrics and to  bring Baltimore County in line with surrounding jurisdictions the following guidelines are  enacted. The Department will follow all State and Local Executive Orders related to recreational  activities. 

Effective March 23, 2021 

Guidelines are applicable to adult and youth activities 

Recreation and Nature Operations 

Requests for field/diamond permits can be submitted to local Recreation Offices. Participation in programs requires a signed Baltimore County COVID Waiver Form. Team  rosters of participants must be kept. 

Outdoor Nature classes and programs can operate. 

Permits will be issued to user groups consistent with Departmental approved policies and  seasons of play. i.e. Athletic Fields are available for use on March 1st. Ball Diamonds are  available for use on April 1st

Masks are required when social distancing is not possible.  

Masks are required for participants (while not engaged in play), coaches, officials and  spectators. 

Temperature checks, under 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, are required for players, volunteers and  coaches. Temperature Logs must be kept.  

Spectators are allowed. 

Games and scrimmages are permitted. 

Tournaments are permitted. 

Appropriate use of PPE by park users. 

The public can request pavilion reservations from the community offices starting on April  1st. the first date available for pavilion reservations will be May 1st.  

All indoor activities, programs and events remain closed at this time. 

Licensed Day Care can continue to operate at this time. 

Outdoor restroom facilities will be modified in line with facility needs. 

Portable restrooms will remain closed until delivery of units by vendor and with  appropriate ppe preinstalled. 

Playgrounds remain open. 

Outdoor Basketball courts remain open 

Outdoor tennis courts remain open. 

Dog Parks remain open. 

Skate Parks remain open. 

Failure to adhere to these guidelines may result in removal from Park property

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Reisterstown Recreation Council

Reisterstown Area Recreation Council, P.O. Box 633
Reisterstown, Maryland 21136

Phone: 410-887-1142
Email: [email protected]

Reisterstown Recreation Council

Reisterstown Area Recreation Council, P.O. Box 633
Reisterstown, Maryland 21136

Phone: 410-887-1142
Email: [email protected]
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