SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Playground equipment is being cordoned off amid coronavirus concerns.
With the stay-at-home order continuing, people have been flocking to outdoor recreation areas.READ MORE: Big Rig Crash Causes Major Backups On I-80 In Colfax
Parks and golf courses within the Sacramento County Regional Parks system have remained open, but health officials have been urging people to practice social distancing to try and lessen the possibility of coronavirus transmission.
However, as of Tuesday, playground equipment is now being taped off. It’s unclear if parks within the City of Sacramento jurisdiction will also be cordoned off at this point.READ MORE: Dixie Fire Grows To 190,625 Acres; 21% Contained
In Placer County, playgrounds, picnic areas, volleyball courts and skate parks are closed for the time being. City golf courses are also closed during the shelter-in-place order, according to Placer County Heath Services.MORE NEWS: Homicide Detectives Investigate After Man Found Dead At Stockton Intersection
In Yolo County, public restrooms and playgrounds have been closed. The county also banned group sports, picnics, barbeques, and other outdoor gatherings.