Covid-19 Update

Covid-19 Update

Covid-19 Update:
Covid-19Parks Operations Update:
We continue to monitor the changing developments around COVID-19 and the Governor's Orders. Social distancing practices are working and now groups of 10 are permitted to gather. Some of our outdoor athletic fields and courts can now be opened with the following safeguards to let residents enjoy outdoor activities and warmer weather.

What outdoor services will be available:
  • Athletic fields for groups of 10 or less will be available to schedule, as long as teams follow approved COVID safety protocols.
  • Tennis courts will be available for open play (please follow USTA recommended COVID safety protocols posted at the courts)
  • Parks open areas, pathways, and dog parks are all open, but playgrounds remain closed
Please remember to use the following guidelines while enjoying outdoor spaces
  • Maintain at least 6 feet from people outside your household and follow CDC guidelines.
  • Share the trails and warn other trail users of your presence as you pass.
  • Public gatherings of more than ten (10) people are prohibited.
  • Do not engage in sports and activities that require physical or shared contact.
  • Do not use parks or trails if you are exhibiting symptoms.
  • Plan ahead as there is no access to public restrooms or water fountains.
  • Suggest you carry masks for use if you encounter others in close proximity.
  • Suggest you carry gloves for access to gated entrances.
  • Follow CDC Guidelines on personal hygiene prior to visiting parks or trails.
  • Remember that the virus can stay on surfaces for up to several days; staff do not disinfect outdoor amenities, gated entrances, etc.
The Northville Community Center
The Community Center remains closed to the public, but there are some services operating until the Executive Order is lifted:

Senior Transportation: for medical and grocery trips. Call 248.449.9934 to schedule an appointment.

Virtual Programs: currently offering Center Stage Dance Company classes for youth and adult, Mad Science Camps, Line Dancing, Virtual Fitness and Coffee & Conversation program.

In-person programming: Adult Softball Leagues, TGA Golf Camps, Tennis Lessons, Horseback Riding Camps, Jump-a-ram Pom/Hip Hop Camp, Nuts About Science Camps, & Babysitter Training in August. 

Liquid Nutrition: this program, in collaboration with Wayne County, is still operating and providing supplies for those registered. Call 248.305.2851 to arrange for pick up.

Wellness Check Calls:
Staff and volunteers are reaching out to those in our community who might need a friendly call or check in. If you would like to sign yourself or a loved one up to receive some phone support, please contact 248.305.2851.

We will continue to work together until life "returns to normal".

Bob Nix (Supervisor), Brian Turnbull (Mayor) and Mark Gasche (Parks Director)