Johnstown, CO - April 29, 2020 -- Town of Johnstown officials have decided to extend the closure of all Town parks and non-emergency town facilities until May 18 in support of the State of Colorado Safer-at-Home order regarding the current COVID-19 crisis. This decision is in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in the coming weeks as more spaces open back up.
Town officials have been working on a plan to reopen Town facilities and parks to the public while taking into consideration the health and safety of the community as well as State and county level orders. The reopening will be gradual and the phased plan to reopen is subject to change based on county and State level recommendations. More information regarding additional openings after May 18 will be announced in the coming weeks and can be found on the Town’s website or on Facebook and Twitter.
At this time, all residents are strongly encouraged to remember to keep a distance of 6 feet from others and do not congregate, wear masks when leaving the home, and continue to wash hands and clean frequently touched surfaces.
The closure includes the following facilities and parks:
Town Hall, 450 S. Parish Avenue
Public Works, 201 S. 1st Place
Community Center (Senior Center), 101 Charlotte Street
Municipal Court, 450 S. Parish Avenue
Police Department Headquarters, 430 S. Parish Avenue
Police Substation, 4890 Ronald Reagan Boulevard
Parish Park, Johnstown Lake East Park, Johnstown Lake West Park, Hays Park, Aragon Park, Sunrise Park, Rolling Hills Park, Pioneer Ridge Park, Clearview Park
The Town of Johnstown will be announcing the cancellation or postponement of existing events on its social media channels and website.