Town Spray Park To Re-Open Due To Heat Wave
The Town of Huntington is temporarily re-opening the Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo Memorial Spray Park at Elwood Park due to the heat wave the area is currently experiencing.
Temporary hours for the spray park will be 12pm to 6pm on Wednesday, September 5; Thursday, September 6; and Friday September 7. The spray park will be closed Saturday and Sunday due to lack of staffing availability. Hours for the week starting Monday, September 10 will be determined Monday, September 10, depending on the weather. Town beaches will remain closed due to lack of lifeguard staffing availability.
The Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo Memorial Spray Park is 4,900 square feet in area with 2,500 square feet of active play features utilizing push-button activation technology for efficient water use; the spray pad water runoff is be collected and reused for field irrigation at Elwood Park.
The spray park, located at Elwood Park on Cuba Hill Road in Elwood, will be open to residents with Resident Recreation Photo ID Cards (children under 13 years old will be able to use the spray park if accompanying parent/guardian shows a Resident Recreation Photo ID Card – exception only for those who have Picnic Permits for that day), which may be purchased at Town Hall in the Parks and Recreation Department (Room 103) Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, call (631) 351-3089 for information. Recreation ID Cards may also be purchased at the Dix Hills Ice Rink, call for hours, (631) 462-5883. Non-residents may only enter the spray park if they are accompanied by a resident with a Resident Recreation Photo ID Card.
Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo Memorial Spray Park