Cody Park rides reopen Friday
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - The Cody Park rides will reopen on Friday, according to City of North Platte Parks Director Lyle Minshull.
The City Parks Department was given the green light by the West Central District Health Department earlier this week.
Minshull said many families rely on the parks and the rides as an avenue for emotional release. He said he’s excited to be able to provide that for families this summer, despite the uncertainty in the age of the coronavirus.
“We have to do it with some precautions too and we don’t want to do it at a place where the potential of spreading the COVID-19,” said Minshull. “So we want to take those precautions of sanitizing everything after each ride-round and try to get people to social distance too.”
The rides open Friday at 5 p.m.. They will be open Monday through Friday from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. and 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. on the weekends.
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