Spray Park Re-Opens July 6 in Time for Summer Weather
HIGH RIVER, AB: Just in time for summer weather, the Town is pleased to share that the Spray Park is open as of Monday, July 6. Hours of use will be split into two timeframes, with cleaning occurring mid-day. Users are invited to enjoy the park from 11 am to 2:30 pm or 3:30 to 7 pm, seven days a week.
Signs outlining the new rules will be on display. These rules are to make sure everyone has fun while still following health guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The maximum number of people using the park is 100. We rely on users to monitor their time at the park and pay attention to numbers present, to make sure everyone has a chance to join in the fun.
Parents and guardians of children are reminded of your responsibility to monitor children in your care and ensure they follow health guidelines while enjoying the Spray Park. While people are asked to self-regulate, there will be regular monitoring to ensure adherence to these rules. Observed non-adherence may result in the park being closed temporarily.
To ensure safe use of the Spray Park, residents are asked to follow health guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
- A new exit gate is being installed. Please enter and exit using the proper gates.
- Using Washrooms
- Make sure to wash hands thoroughly after using the washroom
- Please refrain from extended stays to reduce the number of washroom breaks needed
- Physical Distancing of 2 meters, or 6 feet must be maintained
- People sitting together must be from the same family / cohort
- Maximum Users: 100 – Self-monitor your time and pay attention to use
We are excited that everyone can enjoy the Spray Park and other parks. Parks staff are making sure they are in safe working order and have increased regular cleaning and disinfection routines to decrease the risk of transmission.
All use of park equipment and infrastructure is at your own risk. The COVID-19 pandemic remains a threat. Park users must be aware of their roles to prevent the spread and to ensure the Spray Park remains open for enjoyment. As a reminder, the Spray Park opens when temperatures are 18°C or higher, barring any inclement weather conditions.