Park and Facility Closings

Keep up with all the latest news and information about current and upcoming closures and maintenance for Leisure Services. Parks with current notices are listed in the menu at left. This page is updated as information becomes available, so check back often.


Outdoor Basketball Courts at East Athens Community Center Closed  
Effective Until Further Notice  |  Posted: 9:54 AM 09/13/021
The outdoor basketball courts at East Athens Community Center is closed beginning Tuesday, September 14 for improvements, including surfacing, new goals, hoops, and fencing. 

Petanque Courts at Lay Park Closed  
Effective Until Further Notice  |  Posted: 4:57 PM 08/16/2021
Due to a fallen tree, the petanque courts at Lay Park closed until further notice. Staff is working to remove the fallen tree and rebuild the court.

Cook’s Trail Trail Closure  
Effective Until Further Notice, Closed Indefinitely |  Posted: 3:09 PM 1/8/2019 
Due to the wet weather and flooding along Sandy Creek, Cook’s Trail is closed until further notice. There has been extensive damage to boardwalks and bridges. Boardwalks will have to be rebuilt.

Morton Theatre Closed
Effective Until Further Notice |   Posted: 10:00 AM  3/18/2020
Due to current conditions, Morton Theatre is closed to the public, but currently accepting rental and event requests.