News Flash

Posted on: March 18, 2020

COVID-19 Notice: Parks & Trails

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Allen parks (open spaces) and trails are currently open so you can stay active while still avoiding large gatherings. Remember that a state-wide order exists prohibiting social gatherings in groups of more than 10 people. 

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Appalachian Trail: Challenge of the Year

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The Appalachian Trail - all 2,200 miles of it - is the focus of Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium’s 2020 Challenge of the Year. And, since the facility is closed temporarily, we are moving this challenge to where you are - home!

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 23, 2020

LIFE at Home

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Three facts we know:1. Recreation facilities and Allen Public Library are temporarily closed.2. Social distancing is at the front of your mind.  3. Incredible LIFE in Allen Parks, Recreation and Library Programming is still happening...at HOME!

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Closures, Refunds and Rentals

Graphic - Parks and Recreation COVID-19 Operational Changes

On March 16, the City of Allen initiated a local disaster declaration for public health emergency to help slow the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in our community. Allen Parks and Recreation is temporarily closing several facilities to minimize crowded ...

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