Because fitness is such a large component of our health and wellness, it is important to continue to have an exercise routine during these times. Here are the current updates regarding public exercise facilities in New Jersey, and specifically, Union City. This is followed by different ways to exercise and stay active (for both kids and adults). Enjoy! (Español).
New Jersey has entered stage 2 of reopening on June 15th. Per Covid19.nj.gov, it is described as the following:
Per NJ.gov, use the following guidelines for continued safe social distancing:
What does this mean for Union City?
Ellsworth Park and Washington Park are currently open. Tennis courts, Basketball courts, volleyball courts, and fields will be opening by appointment only at a date TBD by Hudson county. This will be updated once more details are known.
All playgrounds and the skate park on 38th street are to be opened on June 15th. This includes:
Pools will be opening at 50% occupancy on June 22nd. This includes:
Exercise Guidelines per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC.gov):
Use these CDC recommended activities and links to continue to stay active and safe:
If you find it difficult to maintain an exercise schedule, use the Move Your Way Activity Planner
Here are CDC recommended links for exercise regimens and ideas: