Open Letter from Parks Chief: Practical and financial realities of COVID-19 on city summer programs

The COVID-19 pandemic has presented us with both serious health concerns and significant financial challenges. Under Governor Sununu’s current Stay at Home 2.0 guidelines, we cannot at this time safely or practicably operate aquatic facilities or camp activities. In addition, in recognition of the revenue shortfalls attributable to the economic downturn, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen has instituted a hiring freeze. READ MORE