All HEParks facilities, playgrounds, and sports courts are closed through Tuesday, April 7.

Based on guidance put out by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the declaration of a national emergency, the District will be closing all facilities, playgrounds and sports courts effective Saturday, March 14 through Tuesday, April 7.

Please email covid19questions@heparks.org with any further questions related to the HE Parks closure.

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