The City of Dodge City announced that Mariah Hills Golf Course has reopened with restrictions under Phase One of reopening.

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The slow rollout of businesses and entities opening back up remains to be at a steady pace.


The City of Dodge City announced that Mariah Hills Golf Course has reopened with restrictions under Phase One of reopening.


According to city officials, the golf pro shop will be open from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. daily with a limit of one customer inside the shop at a time.


Golfers will be encouraged to call ahead to schedule their tee times so that staff can space patrons out every 10–15 minutes.


All patrons must check-in at the pro shop before beginning play.


Currently, the driving range will remain closed.


“The decision to reopen the golf course and pro shop was made after many discussions with staff as well as City Administration and reviewing the state guidelines,” Parks and Facilities Director Troy Brown said. “There will be quite a few restrictions for the pro shop, as well as guidelines for those on the course. We ask that our patrons respect these temporary rules and the physical distancing guidelines.”


Mariah Hills will not rent out golf carts but privately owned carts will be allowed.


Food and drink sales will be available as staff will retrieve items for customers. No cash will be accepted for purchases, cards only.


To prevent socialization and gathering violations, patrons will be asked to leave the course and parking lot immediately upon completion of rounds.


For more information regarding Mariah Hills Golf Course, call 620-225-8182.


Dodge City Public Library will remain closed at this time.


According to DCPL executive director Diedre Lemon, on Tuesday the DCPL board met to discuss the phased reopening of the library.


"At this time, the library will remain closed," Lemon said. "The DCPL board plans to meet again on May 14 at 4 p.m. via Zoom, to assess if we can begin Phase One of our reopening plan.


"In Phase One, we will have staff begin returning to the building. However, at this time, we are following the governor's announcement and the city of Dodge City's guidance.


"The library staff will continue to work from home. We want to continue to keep patrons and staff safe as we begin our phased reopening plan."


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