Newburgh closes playgrounds, other outdoor areas


NEWBURGH, Ind. (WEHT) – After declaring a state of emergency last week, the town of Newburgh has now closed playgrounds, sports courts and overlooks.

The Town Council meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, will be via teleconference. To access the meeting via LoopUp, call 1 (312) 233-2580 and use Guest Dial-in Code: 2478350# If you have difficulty connecting, please call 812-853-1720.

Town offices remain closed, but essential business may be handled by calling 812-853-1720 or using the Town website at

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(This story was originally published on March 24, 2020)

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