CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KWWL) — The Cedar Falls Recreation and Fitness Center and The Falls Aquatic Center announced plans to reopen after employees at both facilities tested positive for COVID-19.
The Recreation and Fitness Center will reopen on Monday, July 6, at 5:00 a.m., to members. Operating hours will be Monday through Friday from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. until July 17. The City plans to resume regular summer hours after July 17.
Weather permitting, The Falls Aquatic Center will reopen on Saturday, July 4, at noon to season pass holders. The City of Cedar Falls announced the closure of both facilities on June 30 after an employee at each facility tested positive for COVID-19. The City says the facilities have been deep-cleaned in accordance with CDC guidelines.
A press release says city officials continue to comply with CDC and Iowa Department of Public Health guidelines. Due to privacy reasons, no additional information is being released regarding the two infected employees.
Both facilities will continue to follow COVID-19 precautions and all customers must abide by the rules in order to use the facilities. This includes wearing a mask at the Rec and at the Falls and following all social distancing rules. Those in the pool do not need to wear a mask at that time.
Anyone showing symptoms of COVID-19, including fever or cough, should not enter the facilities.
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