Parks & Recreation COVID-19 Information & Updates

 Parks & Recreation: 

The Recreation Center is reopen on a limited basis with safety restrictions.

DeSoto’s Recreation Center is open with safety restrictions. Patrons have access to the Fitness Center / Gym weekdays, but the Center has a 75% limited capacity.

Rec Center Operation Hours:
Monday - Thursday, Fitness / Track, 5 AM to 10 PM; Gym, 5 AM to 5:45 PM
Friday. Fitness / Track and Gym 5 AM to 6 PM

For the safety of everyone, residents who are running a fever, are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, or who have had close contact within the last 14 days with someone who has or is believed to have COVID-19 will be prohibited from entry.

Visitors are asked to comply with the following guidelines.

• Sanitize hands
• Clean any surfaces before and after use
• Maintain social distancing - six feet of separation
• Mask or face covering and gloves are strongly requested
• Loitering is prohibited
• You can contact the Recreation Center at (972) 230-9655.

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 If you have questions or concerns about Parks & Recreation operations, please direct them to department via phone at 972-230-9655 or e-mail them at