January 7, 2010

Colchester Ice Rink Opened

The Colchester ice rink located on the tennis courts at the Colchester Recreation Complex on Old Hebron Road is open.User-activated lights are available in the evening. To activate the lights, press the button located on the side of the small blockhouse by the tennis courts. The lights will remain on for 90 minutes, with a red warning light coming on when there are 10 minutes left. The lights may be extended by pressing the button again, however the lights will automatically go off at the park's 11 p.m. closing time.Should the rink need to be closed because of melting, it will be posted on the Parks & Recreation home page, at www.colchesterct.gov. The gates to the ice rink will be locked until it is again safe and appropriate for use.