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Fort McMurray sports fields temporarily closed until July 27

(Fort McMurray, AB – July 24, 2020) – Effective immediately, all Municipal football, soccer, rugby and cricket fields as well as ball diamonds in Fort McMurray are temporarily closed, due to heavy rain compromising the conditions of the fields. These sport fields will re-open on Monday, July 27. 

For those with existing bookings over the weekend, please contact the RMWB Facility Booking team to make alternative arrangements. They can be reached at facility.bookings@rmwb.ca or through Pulse at 780-743-7000 or 1-800-973-9663.  

Please note, these closures do not impact facilities operated by the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo, such as MacDonald Island Park.  

To learn more about Municipal sport fields, parks and outdoor recreation areas, visit rmwb.ca/outdoors

Media inquiries:
media@rmwb.ca links to external site

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