News Flash

Home

Posted on: March 11, 2020

PRA COVID-19 UPDATES

PRA COVID webpage

PARKS, RECREATION AND AQUATICS


PUBLIC POOLS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN PHASE 2 OF THE SAFE START RECOVERY PLAN. AT THIS TIME, THE FIFE AQUATIC CENTER AND COMMUNITY CENTER WILL REMAIN CLOSED THROUGH AT LEAST THE END OF JUNE.

The health of our citizens is the highest priority for the City of Fife. In keeping with advice from health officials regarding public gatherings, the City of Fife has temporarily closed the Fife Community Center and Fife Aquatic Center effective Friday, March 13 through Sunday, June 21 (and will be reassessed as necessary). Additionally, all recreation and senior programming at both facilities have been suspended for the time being. 

These precautions are a result of the ongoing COVID-19 health recommendations. City officials are in close contact with public health officials and closures will be reevaluated. Any continuation or changes will be communicated. For more information on how the City of Fife is responding to COVID-19, please visit cityoffife.org/covid19

PROGRAM CANCELLATIONS:

As we continue to reassess the closure timeline, we decided to cancel the following programs. At this time, these are the only programs canceled. If you are in a program that is canceled you will receive an email. 

  • Spring Session #1 (Weekdays) Swim lessons are canceled (3/30 – 4/23)
  • Spring Session #1 (Weekends) Swim lessons are canceled (4/4 – 5/3)
  • Spring Session #2 (Weekdays) Swim lessons are canceled (4/27 - 5/21)
  • Spring Session #2 (Weekends) Swim Lessons are canceled (5/9 - 6/14)
  • Spring Session #3 (Weekdays) Swim Lessons are canceled (5/26 - 6/11)
  • Private lessons during the above sessions are canceled
  • Paddle Board Yoga canceled through 6/21
  • Community Center & Pool rentals canceled through 6/21
  • Spring Dance Classes are canceled (4/22 – 6/3)
  • Spring (April/May) Gymnastics Classes are canceled (4/21 - 5/12)
  • Spring (May/June) Gymnastics Classes are canceled (5/19 - 6/9)
  • All Summer Day Camps canceled (6/22 - 8/28)

Credits will be made to user accounts in the coming weeks.  These credits will be valid through the end of the year (12/31/2020).

________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________  

Here are more details:

FIFE COMMUNITY CENTER: Fully closed with all programming suspended. All rentals that are canceled have been notified by city staff. All programming is suspended for recreation and senior programs, with the exception of CCS lunches.

CCS LUNCHES: It is important that seniors don’t lose this valuable nutrition resource during this time. In-person lunches are canceled, but seniors can pick up boxed lunches from CCS at the Fife Community Center, 2111 54th Ave E., between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays.

FIFE AQUATIC CENTER: All programs, rentals and lessons are suspended and the pool is closed.  

CREDITS/REFUNDS: Credits will be made to user accounts in the coming weeks for all canceled programs, events, lessons and rentals.  These credits will be valid through the end of the year (12/31/2020).

BALL FIELDS: The Dacca Park Athletic Complex and fields are now closed. We will update information here when there are any changes.

PARKS: In effort to limit the spread of germs, the playground equipment at our parks is now closed. Additionally, the basketball courts and the skate part are closed. We hope you continue to practice social distancing while playing outside. Please note, there are no restrooms open or port-o-potties available at our parks during this time.

TRAILS ARE OPEN: The good news is that Fife’s trails are wide open with plenty of room for social distancing. Here’s a PDF of all the city’s trails.

DOG PARK: The off-leash dog park at Dacca remains open. However, parks employees are monitoring the park to ensure it does not get too crowded. 

________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

update 5/8/2020:

TENNIS COURTS: The tennis courts at Dacca Park are now open.  Thank you for respecting social distancing guidelines while utilizing the tennis courts.  Please limit use to members of the same household only.

________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________  

CITY OF FIFE SOCIAL MEDIA FOR MORE INFORMATION

City of Fife Facebook page

City of Fife Parks, Recreation and Aquatic Facebook page

Fife Police Department Facebook page

City of Fife Twitter account

Fife Police Department Twitter account

City of Fife Instagram account

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Home

COVID-19 UPDATE WEBSITE NEWS FLASH GRAPHIC (1)

COVID-19 UPDATES

Posted on: May 27, 2020
Traffic alerts

Traffic Updates

Posted on: April 6, 2020
News carousel graphic

City happenings

Posted on: May 1, 2020
Take a video tour of Fife

Take a video tour of Fife

Posted on: May 6, 2020