The Watertown Recreation Department has closed its facilities around town, including fields, courts, tot lots and dog parks, as a precaution during the outbreak of the Coronavirus.
Recreation Director Peter Centola sent out the following announcement:
Please be advised that all fields, courts, track, tot lots and dog parks in Watertown are closed immediately due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
Please adhere to this request and follow all guidelines by the Watertown Health Department and all governmental agencies.
On Friday, the Town announced that all Recreation activities and permits had been cancelled through the end of March. Also, officials announced the closing of the John A. Ryan Skating Arena, along with other town facilities such as the Library and the Senior Center.