The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission Extends Closures and Cancellations Through April 30, 2020
In response to the ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19, The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Montgomery Parks is extending its indoor facility closures to the public and cancellation of eventsand programs through April 30, 2020.
Updated March 28 – 5pm
The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission urges our residents and visitors to do their part to stop the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. If you go to a park or trail to exercise, use extreme caution. Maintain at least 6 feet of distance between yourself and others when outside. Do not participate in any team and contact sports, such as basketball, football, softball and soccer. Cookouts are also not permitted in our parks, until further notice. Avoid touching surfaces including playground equipment, benches, and other sports equipment that are handled by others. We discourage gathering in our parks and remind patrons that it is illegal to gather in groups of 10 or more.
Effective immediately our Customer Service office will offer extended hours: Monday – Friday: 8 am – 7 pm & Saturdays: 8 am – 12 pm. As a reminder, the contact info is 301-495-2595 & Info@MontgomeryParks.org. Park patrons with questions can email the Public Information Customer Service office at email@example.com. Our Safety Office is available 24 hours/7 days a week through the following numbers: (301)395-0563; (301)275-5126; (240)393-0419.