May 25 - 31 Updates

May 29 - Parks & Recreation Community Center Fitness Floor and Dog Park reopening details

The Community Center Fitness Floor will reopen as part of Phase 1, which will consist of limited Fitness Floor equipment use by reservation only. We will begin accepting online reservations on June 1 at 8:00 am with the building opening on June 3 at 6:00 am.
Follow this link for more information and to register beginning June 1.

Watch this video to see more of what to expect when you register for your time slot and visit the Community Center:


Godown Dog Park Reopening - June 1

The Godown dog park is scheduled to open on Monday, June 1, with new safety guidelines in place. Users are asked to please follow all new and existing guidelines in order to ensure the safety of all users. Familiarize yourself with existing Godown dog park rules here and review the additional reopening rules below. 

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May 29 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

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As of May 29, 2020, the City of Worthington has 87 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 15 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 13 of the people who died are Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of May 29, 2020, there are 4,491 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 200 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.  See the weekly report combining Columbus and Franklin County statistics, including data on age, race, gender, hospitalizations, long term care facility cases and zip codes. 

Weekly Report - 5/29/2020

More information from Columbus Public Health

May 28 - Governor DeWine announces Updates to Assisted Living Visitation, County Fairs and more

Governor DeWine announced a plan to lift restrictions allowing you to visit loved ones living in assisted living homes in Ohio. Beginning on June 8, 2020, properly prepared assisted living facilities and intermediate care facilities for individuals with developmental disabilities can begin to allow outdoor visitation. The lifted restrictions do not yet apply to nursing homes. 

See more details and State of Ohio Updates announced on 5/28/2020

May 28 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of May 28, 2020, the City of Worthington has 86 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 15 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 13 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of May 28, 2020, there are 4,416 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 196 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction. 

Today’s data summary posted by CPH.

More information from Columbus Public Health

May 27 - Parks & Recreation announces plans to reopen Fitness Center

The Worthington Parks & Recreation team has been working on a plan to safely resume and reopen some facilities and programming based on current State protocols and safety guidelines.

Phase 1 reopening of the Community Center will consist of limited Fitness Floor equipment use by reservation only. We will begin accepting online reservations on June 1 at 8:00 am with the building opening on June 3 at 6:00 am. More information on how to reserve a time slot, what to expect when you enter the Community Center during phase 1, and the current configuration of fitness equipment will be available Friday May 29, 2020.

See full details of operations, safety guidelines and all Parks & Recreation updates here

May 27 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of May 27, 2020, the City of Worthington has 86 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 15 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 13 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of May 27, 2020, there are 4,357 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 191 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction. 

Today’s data summary posted by CPH.

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May 26 - Some Parks Facilities Ready to
Reopen Wednesday, May 27

See complete information from Parks & Recreation here

May 26 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of May 26, 2020, the City of Worthington has 86 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 15 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 13 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19. 

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of May 26, 2020, there are 4,305 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 188 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction. 

Today’s data summary posted by CPH.

More information from Columbus Public Health