CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Cedar Grove announced the reopening of the track at Panther Park as well as the tennis courts on Little Falls Road on Monday.  Social distancing rules remain in place and permits are required for the tennis courts. This follows the reopening of Community Park and Morgan's Farm for passive recreation on May 1.

Per the township website:

REGULATIONS FOR ALL FACILITIES

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  • Playgrounds and Restrooms will remain closed.
  • All facilities will only be open to the public until 8 pm each evening.
  • A Social Distance of six (6) feet should be maintained while at these facilities.
  • Facial Covering/Masks are required.
  • Team Sports, Organized Activities, Picnics and all other Social Gatherings are prohibited.
  • Parking should be staggered utilizing every other parking spot.
  • ALL ball fields will remain closed to any activity.
  • All Personal Protective Equipment must be disposed of properly to keep our environment clean.

*These facilities are being opened on a trial basis. If Police and/or Recreation Personnel report that the regulations put in place are not being adhered to, we will have no choice but to close the facilities once again.

ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS FOR COMMUNITY PARK:

  • All items listed above (Regulations for all Facilities).
  • Passive Recreation is the only activity allowed. (bike riding, jogging, walking and hiking are all considered passive)
  • Bocce Courts, Soccer Field, Softball Field and Playgrounds are CLOSED.

ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS FOR PANTHER PARK TRACK:

  • All items listed above (Regulations for all Facilities).
  • No one is permitted on the Turf Field, Playgrounds or Concession Area.

ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS FOR NEW TENNIS COURTS:

  • All items listed above (Regulations for all Facilities).
  • Use by PERMIT ONLY.
  • Permits are to be requested for Singles play only (two (2) people total playing on one court).
  • Permit blocks are for 1.5 hours.
  • Permit requests are during the hours of 10:00am-8:00pm, Monday-Saturday.
  • If granted a permit, you must keep your copy with you while playing.
  • To request a permit, email permit application to mlandolfi@cedargrovenj.org.

 

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