MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Phalen Regional Park Beach will reopen for the summer, St. Paul Parks and Recreation announced Friday morning.
The beach will open to the public every day starting on Saturday June 27, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.READ MORE: Girl In Very Critical Condition After Being Shot In Head In North Minneapolis
Because of COVID-19 and public health restrictions however, some amenities including the showers, changing rooms, and flush toilets will not be available for use. Portable toilets will be available.READ MORE: Brooklyn Center Passes Sweeping Public Safety Resolution To Reform Policing
St. Paul Parks recommends families maintain physical distance whenever possible and asks visitors to limit their stay to 2 hours to allow others to use the beach.MORE NEWS: Starting Tuesday, Allina Clinics In Minnesota Will Start Vaccinating 12- To 15-Year-Olds
The beach is free, but officials advise that those who are sick or exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 to stay home.