St. Catharines and other communities across Niagara are closing outdoor amenities to comply with provincial COVID rules.
The city of St. Catharines has closed the following:
•Sports fields and courts
•Garden City Golf Course
City parks and trails remain open for passive use only, allowing for walkthrough access.
Officials say individuals can travel through parks on foot or bicycle; however any gatherings, sports or loitering will be prohibited.
Under Provincial orders outdoor gatherings are restricted to household members only. Individuals living alone may choose to bubble with one other household exclusively.