Leander to begin phased reopening of public facilities, pools

Leander is opening some temporarily closed public facilities in three phases. The first phase starts June 6. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)
Leander is opening some temporarily closed public facilities in three phases. The first phase starts June 6. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Leander is opening some temporarily closed public facilities in three phases. The first phase starts June 6. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Starting June 6, the city of Leander will begin reopening public facilities in three phases, according to a June 3 release.

Robin Bledsoe Park pool and splash pad will reopen June 6. The pool will have a 25% capacity limit, and the splash pad will be limited to 25 people, according to the Leander Parks & Recreation Department. The pool and splash pad will have limited hours and timed sessions with cleanings between sessions.


On June 8, the Benbrook Ranch Park and Robin Bledsoe Park will reopen athletic fields for organized play. City buildings will also reopen walk-in services.

On June 9, the Leander Public Library will reopen with modified hours and activities, according to the city. The library restarted material drop-offs and pickups May 5.

The city added additional measures for exposure prevention in accordance with state and federal recommendations, according to the release.
By Taylor Girtman
After interning with Community Impact Newspaper in 2019, Taylor Girtman became a reporter for the Cedar Park and Leander edition in February 2020.


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