CANONSBURG (KDKA) – Canonsburg has canceled its Memorial Day Parade.
According to the mayor, canceling the parade was done with the best interest of the safety of the community in mind.READ MORE: Duquesne Police Searching For Missing 14-Year-Old Douglass-Craig Brown
With large gatherings still prohibited locally, the borough decided to cancel the parade.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Judge Begins Review To Pick New Congressional District Maps
Borough officials say the pool will remain closed as well.MORE NEWS: Former Pirate Gene Clines, World Series Winner And Member Of All-Minority Lineup, Dies
They released this statement:
“Canonsburg Borough has postponed the opening of Town Park Pool for the 2020 Season due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. This decision was reached based upon the limits imposed on social gatherings by Governor Tom Wolf. Under these procedures, it would be nearly impossible to operate the Pool in a manner that ensures the health and safety of the public. The Borough will continue to follow mandates provided by Governor Wolf and remains optimistic that future conditions and mandates will allow for the Pool to be opened this season.”