Lee County to Open More Parks & Recreation Sites, Amenities

Because of continued voluntary compliance and the community’s greater awareness for the Centers for Disease Control guidelines, Lee County announced the reopening of pools, playgrounds, pavilions, courts, multi-purpose fields (soccer/lacrosse/football), fishing piers and splash pads beginning Friday, May 22. Staff will be onsite to help encourage following the CDC guidelines, including social distancing. Commissioners stressed it is imperative that residents remain vigilant to continue to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The county reopened hiking trails April 22, and beaches and most outdoor spaces at parks on April 29. Lee County Parks & Recreation summer camp plans continue to be finalized; camp will begin June 15. For announcements about camp, county operations and other information, check leegov.com/covid-19 or Facebook Lee County Government.