Lumberton Township COVID-19 Update

Dear Lumberton Families,

Please see the below COVID-19 update from Lumberton Township.

All residents – please review the following re-opening updates to our community facilities as NJ continues with the “Road Back” Phase II reopening:

PARKS AND PLAYGROUNDS
All Lumberton Township Athletic Fields to include Baseball, Soccer, Football and Lacrosse will open for “no-contact” practices, drills and simulations, on June 22.  Additionally, low risk sports (i.e., archery, individual track and swimming events, golf and tennis) may begin contact practices and competition on June 22. Medium risk sports (i.e., baseball/softball, lacrosse, hockey, soccer and volleyball) may begin contact practices and competition on July 6.  High risk sports (i.e., football, martial arts, group dance and cheer) may begin contact practices and competition on July 20.

Lumberton Township will reopen the use of our outdoor Municipal Basketball Courts on July 6 for our residents.
All Lumberton Township playgrounds remain closed to public use in keeping with Executive Orders #104 & #118 until further notice.  The Township’s walking trails and paths, Canoe Launch on Chestnut Avenue, Dog Park at the Village Green and Public Tennis Courts at Bryan Freeman Park remain open to individuals to utilize at their pleasure.  All persons are strongly encouraged to keep with social distancing practices.  Tennis Courts are restricted to 4 players maximum at a time per court, and all social distancing rules must be followed.  The parking lot are reopened for use but will be monitored to ensure social distancing.
As previously stated, Lumberton Township playgrounds remain closed to public use in keeping with Executive Orders #104 & #118 until further notice.  A summary of public recreational areas and their status follows:

Public Park walking paths, biking paths and trails OPEN
Village Green Dog Park OPEN
Tennis Courts, Bryan Freeman Park OPEN
Municipal Canoe Launch, Chestnut St OPEN
Basketball Courts (Village Green, Bryan Freeman, Stonebrook Dr., Private Communities) OPENING ON JULY 6
Park Playgrounds (Public/Private) CLOSED
School Playgrounds CLOSED
Baseball Fields OPEN
Soccer/Athletic Fields OPEN