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Town of Leesburg Closes Thomas Balch Library, Ida Lee Park Recreation Center, and Ida Lee Tennis Center

An updated list of all Town facility closures is available on the Town website at

Post Date:03/15/2020 9:39 PM

Leesburg, VA (March 15, 2020) – The Town of Leesburg announced this evening that the Thomas Balch Library, the Ida Lee Park Recreation Center, and Ida Lee Tennis Center will be closed until further notice.

The closures are taking place in accordance with new guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommending no gatherings with more than 50 people, as well as Governor Northam’s direction to limit gatherings of more than 100 attendees. Town staff will reevaluate the closures by the end of next week.
Further changes to the Town’s programs, activities, and services will be posted on the Town website at

Loudoun County is the lead agency in the local response to the novel Coronavirus. For up to date information, visit the Loudoun County Health Department website at

Media Contact:
Betsy Arnett, Public Information Officer

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