Date of release: June 11, 2020
The Paducah Parks and Recreation Department will be adding an online reservation process for ballfields at Noble Park and Stuart Nelson Park. Beginning Friday, June 12, citizens will be able to reserve ballfields for practices. The practices can begin Monday, June 15 in compliance with Kentucky issued guidelines for youth sports.
Field reservations will be available for either a one-hour or two-hour time block at a cost of $10 per hour. Field reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Reservations made online will be confirmed through notification from the Parks and Recreation Office staff. A copy of the reservation receipt must be on hand while on the site of the ballfields. To reserve a ballfield online, visit http://paducahky.gov/registration.
Compliance with currently posted Paducah Parks rules as well as all Kentucky issued guidelines will be required and includes the following:
- Baseball/softball may resume practices without competition.
- Practices should consist of ten (10) youths or fewer with no more than one adult coach per group while following the Healthy at Work social distancing Guidelines for Groups of 10 People or Fewer.
- Multiple groups may practice but must adhere to the social distancing guidelines.
- Any individual not essential for the conduct of these practices should not attend.
For a complete list of Kentucky rules and guidelines for youth sports visit https://govstatus.egov.com/ky-healthy-at-work.
Please note that the Parks and Recreation offices currently are closed to the public. To inquire about reservations or public assembly permits, call the Parks and Recreation office at 270-444-8508 or visit online at http://paducahky.gov/parks-recreation-department.