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Cove Closure

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RV Campground Guidelines for Covid-19

Download the Guidelines PDF To assist with the reopening, Gov. Justice has issued the following guidelines to mitigate the exposure and spread of COVID-19 among workers and campers. These guidelines, in addition to the guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), will help campground owners and managers establish ...
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No May Regular Parks and Recreation Board Meeting

Subject: No May Regular Parks and Recreation Board Meeting Date: 5/13/2020 There will be no regular Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority Board meeting for the month of May. The next Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority Board Meeting will be June 16, 2020 at 11:00am at the Raleigh County ...
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Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Adjusted 2020 Opening Timeline

The following dates are tentative depending on several factors. All visitors and employees will be required to follow regulations and guidelines, including group size, social distancing, and masks. Each location is unique and will have different opening procedures. We will provide additional details as the governor opens the state. If ...
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RCPR seeking companies to deliver sand to Lake Stephens

April 24, 2020 Raleigh County Parks and Recreation is seeking sand to be delivered to Lake Stephens. The amount of sand needed is 1100 tons and 1800 tons. Interested companies provide a quote per ton. The quote needs to include delivery to Lake Stephens beach. A sample of the sand ...
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2020 Reservation Days and Procedure

Click Here for the full 2020 Reservation Days Press Release Contact: Molly Williams, Executive Director, 304-254-8371, mwilliams@raleighcounty.com Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Announces 2020 Reservation Days and Procedure Beckley, WV, April 9, 2020 – Raleigh County Parks and Recreation, including Lake Stephens have announced Reservation Days for 2020. Due to ...
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UPDATED: Covid-19 Closures by order of WV Governor

March 24, 2020 Dear Visitors, In response to the continued spread of Covid -19, also known as the Corona Virus the Governor of West Virginia enacted Executive Order No. 9-20 effective March 24, 2020 at 8:00PM. On page ten, in section 4 the document describes prohibited activities. This document states ...
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Covid 19 (Corona Virus) – Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Temporary Closure

Due to the growing concern and threat by Covid 19 (Corona Virus), Raleigh County Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed for 2 weeks starting March 19, 2020. All reservations during that time will be canceled. Governor Jim Justice said in a press conference yesterday that all recreational facilities will ...
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Sign Advertisement Sponsorship Form Now Available!

Raleigh County Parks and Recreation Authority will allow local businesses to purchase coroplast, one-sided advertisement signs that will be placed on the fences of Fitzpatrick Park or Lake Stephens during the Summer 2020 season. We are excited to partner with local businesses around our area through sponsorship and advertisement for ...
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Disc Golf Sponsorship Pledge Drive

Raleigh County Parks and Recreation is launching a pledge drive for the construction of a disc golf course at Lake Stephens overlook. This course will be the first free 18-hole disc golf course in the county.  Disc golf is a rapidly growing lifestyle sport that has exploded across the nation ...
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