PARKLAND, FL- New updates and closures from the City of Parkland,

City Facilities
Parkland City Hall is closed to the public
The P-REC at Pine Trails Park is closed
The Parkland Tennis Center at Quigley Park is closed
Parkland Library is closed (click here Version OptionsCoronavirus UpdateHeadline to find out how to check out and pick up materials at the Parkland Library)

City Parks
All playgrounds are closed to the public. City parks will remain open until 7:30 p.m. today, March 19, 2020. Upon the closing of City parks today at 7:30 p.m., all City parks will remain closed until further notice. The Splash Pad at Liberty Park is closed. Per Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Florida Department of Health guidelines, gatherings of 10 or more are not permitted. Field permits and pavilion rentals are suspended. These guidelines pertain to City parks, homeowner’s associations may be following different guidelines.

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Event Cancellations
Parkland Farmers’ Market (3/22)
Movies in the Park (3/27)
Egg Hunt (4/4)
Parkland Farmers’ Market (4/5)

Program Suspensions
Aftercare program at the P-REC
Spring Break Camp (3/23-3/27)
Kids’ Day Off (3/20)
All sports programs and leagues

Meetings
The City Commission meeting scheduled for April 1, 2020 has been canceled
The City’s annual strategic planning session has been postponed until further notice

City Services
Beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, City Hall will remain closed to the public while employees work a modified schedule Mondays-Thursdays. All City Hall operations will be closed on Fridays.

The City’s Building Department has installed a drop box at City Hall to enable drop off of plans for review. We are currently accepting online permit applications for water heaters and air conditioners only. For all other permit submittals, please use the drop box. To protect your family and you, we are conducting only exterior inspections. If you would like to make a payment to the Building Department, call (954) 753-5447 or e-mail permitinfo@cityofparkland.org and we will send you a link.

Online recreation payments via WebTrac have been suspended

Special event permit services are suspended

Special Magistrate Hearing of March 25, 2020 rescheduled to April 29, 2020

Broward Sheriff’s Office-Parkland District has suspended eviction actions
Broward Sheriff’s Office-Parkland District is requesting residents to call 954-753-5050 for non-emergency incidents
To request a police report contact Broward Sheriff’s Office-Parkland District at 954-764-4357

Additional Resources
Effective March 18, 2020 Waste Management will temporarily close residential call centers. Electronic customer communications are available through e-mail or live chat at wm.com.

Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan https://floridadisasterloan.org/

Eagles’ Haven wellness center has temporarily closed due to the Coronavirus and will re-open as soon as possible. Help is always available at www.211-Broward.org.

Monitoring Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The City of Parkland is monitoring the latest information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), The Florida Department of Health (FDOH), and Broward County. We will continue to evaluate and modify our plan as necessary. We advise residents to follow the basic preventive actions for all respiratory viruses and remain updated from official, reliable sources including CDC.govfloridahealth.govbroward.floridahealth.gov, and broward.org.