Clarksville, TN – The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department announces that all visitors of the Clarksville Downtown Market will be required to wear cloth face coverings beginning Saturday, July 25th, 2020.
This mandate aligns with Montgomery County Executive Order No. 11, which says cloth face coverings are required “within all publicly accessible areas of commercial business establishments; public outdoor areas where social distancing of at least 6 feet cannot be maintained; and within publicly accessible areas of business offices where there is direct interaction with the public and social distancing of at least 6 feet cannot be maintained.”
Exceptions to the requirement are outlined in Tennessee Governor Bill Lee’s Executive Order No. 54.
These include children 12 and under, someone who has trouble breathing because of an underlying health condition, or by someone who is incapacitated or otherwise unable to remove the cloth face covering without assistance.
The full Montgomery County Executive Order can be found here: www.mcgtn.org/storage/departments/government/covid19/eo11.pdf
About the Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department
Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department provides a variety of indoor/outdoor programs, facilities, nature activities and entertainment events for people living in Clarksville, Montgomery County and Fort Campbell. These free or reasonably priced, year-round experiences help residents enhance their health, wellness, and social engagement — resulting in a stronger, better community.
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of recreational facilities and activities for all ages, maintains more than 700 acres of parks and facilities, provides 22 park facilities that offer a variety of amenities, including playgrounds, picnic areas, walking trails and pavilions or picnic shelters and maintains three community centers with year-round programming for youth, adults and seniors, as well as four public swimming pools
The Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department is located at 102 Public Square, Clarksville.
To learn more call 931.645.7476.