Performing Arts Center Closed

The Williamson County Performing Arts Center at Academy Park Will Remain Closed Until Further Notice.
Please Read Below About Williamson County Parks and Recreation's Plans to Gradually Re-Open Recreation Facilities

The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department (WCPR) will gradually reopen a number of facilities with modified schedules, amenities and limited occupant capacities that meet social distancing requirements beginning Monday, May 4, 2020.

Facilities include: the Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Blvd.; the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd.; the Indoor Sports Complex in Brentwood, 920 Heritage Way; the Longview Recreation Center at Spring Hill, 2909 Commonwealth Dr.; and the Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville, 7250 Nolensville Rd. Hours of operation will be: Monday-Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Available amenities will include wellness centers, gymnasiums for pickle ball play only and indoor tennis courts at the Indoor Sports Complex in Brentwood.

Timberland Park, located at mile marker 437.2 on the Natchez Trace Parkway, will reopen according to its regular operating schedule on Friday, May 1, 2020 with limited capacity in the Interpretative Center and recommended social distancing practices of at least six feet.

All WCPR outdoor parks and amenities remain open for public use from daylight to dusk with recommended social distancing practices of at least six feet. Unfortunately the majority of Williamson County Parks and Recreation department organized programs and classes; along with large group activities and events taking place in WCPR facilities for the foreseeable future have been cancelled. As additional guidelines from the CDC and other public health authorities; as well as, state and county government are released, we hope to begin a gradual, modified list of programming opportunities, as allowed.

The following outdoor parks will continue to remain open: 
Alexander Nature Trail  
Bethesda Park  
Brentwood Civitan Park 
Cecil Lewis / Trinity Park  
Cheek Park  
College Grove Park 
Fairview Ball Park  
Franklin Girls Softball  
Grassland Park 
Heritage Park  
Judge Fulton Greer Park  
Scales Nature Trail 
Strahl Street Park 

Outdoor park user guidelines: 
1. Park hours are from dawn till dusk. 
2. Six feet social distancing rule must be observed by all patrons. 
3. No organized adult or youth league play is allowed at this time. 
4. No playing field, tennis court or other sports lighting will be turned on. 
5. All park amenities are open and used on a first come first serve basis. 

Facilities to reopen: 
Fairview Rec. Center  

Operating Hours: 6am -6pm Monday – Friday, 8am -12pm Saturday 
Franklin Rec. Center  
Operating Hours: 6am -6pm Monday – Friday, 8am -12pm Saturday 
Indoor Sports Complex  
Operating Hours: 6am -6pm Monday – Friday, 8am -12pm Saturday 
Longview Rec. Center  
Operating Hours 6am -6pm Monday – Friday, 8am -12pm Saturday 
Nolensville Rec. Center  
Operating Hours 6am -6pm Monday – Friday, 8am -12pm Saturday 
Timberland Nature Park  
Operating Hours 9am -6pm Monday – Sunday 

Recreation facility operating policy and procedures: 
1. Guidelines will be based on best practices according to CDC and other public health authorities and will be strictly enforced. 
2. A temporal scan will be administered to everyone entering the facility. Any temp registering greater that 100.4 will not be allowed admittance. Also, the five personal health questions in the Governors pledge must be acknowledged. 
3. Patrons will be encouraged to bring masks and other protective gear to insure everyone’s safety. 
4. All WCPR staff will be required to wear protective masks and gloves while serving in the areas in which public use is taking place or otherwise interacting directly with the public. 
5. Admission into facilities will be based on occupational capacities determined by a formula for patrons and the total square footage of the areas in which activities are taking place. 
6. Admission will be monitored at the main entrance and no further admissions will be allowed when the facility meets its determined number of occupants. 
7. Children below the age of 16 will not be allowed to enter the facility unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. 
8. Once full occupancy is determined, additional patrons will be admitted only on a corresponding basis as patrons exit the facility. 
9. Each area of the facility in which an activity is taking place will have multiple supervisors maintaining social distancing and safe sanitization of equipment. 
10. Senior citizens age 60 & over will have front of line privileges from 6am till 8am Monday through Friday at each referenced facility. 
11. All normal general admission fees will be waived. 
12. These policies and procedures are subject to change based upon changes in applicable law at the Federal, State or Local level or changes in best practices according to CDC or other public health authorities. 
13. All other regular facility rules still apply.  

The following recreation facility amenities will be open: 
Wellness Centers 
Gymnasiums (Pickle ball by Reservation Only) 
Indoor Tennis Courts   

Amenity use guidelines and cleaning specifications: 
Franklin Wellness Center 

1. Room capacity: 28 people maximum 
2. Staff: 2 room supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced 
4. Patrons will be provided supplies to wipe down and sanitize equipment before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor vacuuming and sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces were frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Franklin Gymnasium 
1. Room capacity: 16 players for pickle ball. Pickle ball is the only gym activity allowed at this time. 
2. Staff: 2 gym supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced. 
4. Patrons will be encouraged to bring their own equipment. If provided by WCPR equipment will be wiped down and sanitize before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces where frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Longview Wellness Center 
1. Room capacity: 39 people maximum 
2. Staff: 2 room supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced 
4. Patrons will be provided supplies to wipe down and sanitize equipment before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor vacuuming and sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces were frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Longview Gymnasium 
1. Room capacity: 16 players for pickle ball. Pickle ball is only gym activity allowed at this time. 
2. Staff: 2 gym supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced. 
4. Patrons will be encouraged to bring their own equipment. If provided by WCPR equipment will be wiped down and sanitize before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces where frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Brentwood Indoor Sports Complex Wellness Center 
1. Room capacity: 25 people maximum 
2. Staff: 2 room supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced 
4. Patrons will be provided supplies to wipe down and sanitize equipment before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor vacuuming and sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces where frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Fairview Wellness Center 
1. Room capacity: 30 people maximum 
2. Staff: 2 room supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced 
4. Patrons will be provided supplies to wipe down and sanitize equipment before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor vacuuming and sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces where frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Fairview Gymnasium 
1. Room capacity: 8 players for pickle ball. Pickle ball is the only gym activity allowed at this time. 
2. Staff: 2 gym supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced. 
4. Patrons will be encouraged to bring their own equipment. If provided by WCPR equipment will be wiped down and sanitize before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces where frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 

Nolensville Wellness Center 
1. Room capacity: 24 people maximum 
2. Staff: 2 room supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced 
4. Patrons will be provided supplies to wipe down and sanitize equipment before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor vacuuming and sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces where frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Nolensville Gymnasium 
1. Room capacity: 8 players for pickle ball. Pickle ball is the only gym activity allowed at this time. 
2. Staff: 2 gym supervisors 
3. Social distancing of 6 feet will be maintained and enforced. 
4. Patrons will be encouraged to bring their own equipment. If provided by WCPR equipment will be wiped down and sanitize before and after use. This will be monitored and enforced by staff. 
5. Trash receptacle liners will be changed out regularly. 
6. Floor sweeping followed by floor mopping with germicidal cleaners will occur daily. 
7. All door handles and other surfaces were frequent touching occurs will be wiped regularly. 
8. Clean and sanitize water fountains every 30 minutes. 

Facility Amenities to remain closed until further notice:
Indoor Pools 
Locker Rooms  
Meeting Rooms 
Game Rooms  
Group Fitness Studios  
Indoor Track 
Sitting Service Rooms  
Racquetball Courts  
Lobby Sitting Areas 
Franklin Splash Pad  
Senior Citizen Lounge Areas  

Additional facilities to remain closed until further notice:
Williamson County Enrichment Center
Brentwood Soccer Arena  
Bethesda Rec. Center  
College Grove Rec. Center 
Franklin Soccer Arena  
Fly Park Softball Complex  
Gregory Park Soccer 
Hillsboro Rec. Center 
Osborne Park Soccer  
Williamson County Performing Arts Center 
Williamson County Soccer Complex East & West 

The following programs and activities are suspended until more guidelines are issued regarding large social gathering numbers: 
1. All Community Recreation Association youth sports programming. 
2. All WCPR adult and youth sports leagues. 
3. All WCPR summer programming including day camps, sports camps, children’s theater, dance lessons and specialty camps. 
4. No regularly scheduled meetings will be held in WCPR facilities. 
5. Child sitting services in WCPR facilities. 
6. All WCPR community special events.