The Town of Poughkeepsie Recreation Department has provided updated closing information for parks.

Parks in the Town of Poughkeepsie remain open during the COVID-19 health situation for outdoor and non-froup activities from sunrise to sunset. However, some of the facilities in the parks are closed.

New York State has temporarily closed the following until further notice:

  • All Playgrounds, basketball courts, and athletic fields
  • All non-essential gatherings of individuals of any size, this includes social gatherings, weddings, parties, etc
  • All non-essential businesses, including shopping malls, bowling alleys, theaters, movie theaters, and gyms

Governor Cuomo issued an executive order requiring all individuals in New York to wear masks or face-coverings when in public.


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