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COVID-19 Affected Facilities and Programs

During Phase 4 mitigation of the State's Restore Illinois plan, the Flagg-Rochelle Community Park District has made the following adaptations to facilities and services for the health of our community. 

COVID Information

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General Guidelines

  • The Flagg-Rochelle Community Park District is committed to keeping our community members safe during these uncertain times by: 

    • Implementing regulations in correspondence with the CDC, IDPH, and the Ogle County Health department to minimize the spread of COVID-19.

    • Zone Capacity:

      • REC Center

        • Fieldhouse: 100

        • Fitness Center: 34* (Fitness Center guidelines can be found here)

        • Aquatic Center: 6

    • Requiring all visitors and staff wear masks at all times.

      • Exceptions can be made for individuals with medical conditions or disabilities that prevent them from safely wearing a face covering.​

    • ​Staff have additional cleaning procedures that will be completed daily.

    • Lockers, showers and drinking fountains will be unavailable at this time.

      • bring a water bottle with you.

    • Reservations are required for the Aquatic Center, Fitness Center, and Fieldhouse.(walking path), but if maximum capacity has not been met, then drop-ins will be allowed.

      • Arrive no more than 5 minutes prior to reservation.

      • Changing space/restrooms will be limited; come appropriately dressed for activity when possible.

    • Encouraging patron use of hand sanitizer or frequent hand washing.​

    • Asking everyone to stay home if you or anyone in your household are exhibiting any symptoms.

Facilities

The REC Center

With the opening of a brand-new facility, we are so excited for members to enjoy all of the wonderful amenities at The REC. We want to ensure safety of staff, members, and the Rochelle Community, so we have implemented some regulations for the facility.

  • Masks are to be worn at all times.

  • Online and phone registration is required. 

  • Avoid unnecessary “high-touch” areas.

  • Staff have additional cleaning procedures that will be completed daily.

  • Lockers, showers and drinking fountains will be unavailable at this time.

    • Bring a water bottle with you.

  • Reservations are required for the Aquatic Center, Fitness Center, and Fieldhouse (walking path,) but if maximum capacity has not been met, then drop-ins will be allowed.

    • Arrive no more than 5 minutes prior to reservation.

    • Changing space/locker rooms will be limited; come appropriately dressed for activity when possible.

We have also implemented zone-specific guidelines in the facility:​

  • REC Fitness

    • Total number of patrons will be limited; must be 16 years of age or older.

    • ​Equipment has been spaced out to provide safe distancing between weight-stack machines, free weight equipment, and cardio machines.

    • Members are asked to wipe down all equipment both before and after use. 

    • Equipment may be temporarily “Closed” for additional cleaning from staff. 

  • REC Aquatics

    • Total number of patrons will be limited; must be 16 years of age or older.

    • Only people with reservations will be allowed in the Aquatic Center.

    • Please enter the pool at the doors at the end of the hallway and exit the pool through the locker rooms.

    • We encourage that you arrive in your swim suit to limit time/people in the locker rooms.

    • Personal items carried in should be minimized and placed on the pool deck.

    • Aquatic staff will be wearing a mask.

    • Masks are NOT permitted in the water as they pose a safety concern.

    • Participants MUST maintain social distancing requirements of 6 ft from other individuals or households at all times.

    • During Lap Swim there will only be one person per lane. Multiple swimmers from the same household may share the same lane but must list that at the time of registration.

    • Please bring your own equipment as there will not be any shared equipment available (ie. kickboards, pull buoys, float belts, barbells, etc.)  

  • REC Fieldhouse

    • Total number of patrons will be limited; masks are required.​

    • Please bring your own equipment as there will not be any shared equipment available.

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