Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced the winter schedule for Essex County's three public golf courses - Essex County Francis Byrne Golf Course in West Orange, Essex County Hendricks Field Golf Course in Belleville and Essex County Weequahic Golf Course in Newark.
"We recently completed extensive renovations that modernize infrastructure, restore historic elements and enhance access at each of our three public golf courses. We invite our residents to enjoy our beautiful and picturesque facilities and test their skills on our challenging greens and fairways," DiVincenzo said. "Weather permitting, we will open our courses so golfers can experience our public golf courses this winter," he added.
The scheduled course openings will be as follows (all dates are dependent on weather): Essex County Hendricks Field Golf Course: Closed in February for clubhouse renovations
Essex County Weequahic Golf Course: Will open for play on Monday, February 1st
Essex County Francis Byrne Golf Course: Will open for play on Saturday, March 6th
To obtain a Golf ID Card or for more information, please call the Essex County Golf ID Unit at 973-268-3520.