Executive order closes playgrounds, fields and more
On Monday, March 23, following guidance from New York State, Broome County Executive Jason Garnar issued an emergency order closing all public playgrounds, athletic courts and sporting fields. This includes ALL district grounds: playgrounds, basketball courts, tennis courts, playing fields, the turf field and the track. Please do not enter or use these sites. They will be closed to the public until further notice.
Broome County officials remind you to stay home, avoid contact with others and if you feel sick and do not need immediate assistance, please contact your healthcare provider via phone or virtual health with questions prior to heading to the emergency room.