Flash Flooding Occurring in The Parklands - Closure Information

UPDATE 7/13/15: NOON – Flood water has receded, and all areas of the park have re-opened to the public. Park visitors are advised to keep a close eye on Monday’s weather. Severe storms, including heavy rain and damaging winds, are expected throughout the Louisville area beginning Monday afternoon.

7/12/15: Due to heavy rainfall, Parklands staff has closed all paddling accesses as well as the park road under I-64 in Beckley Creek Park.

The road gate has been closed at the Pope Lick Park bridge and is planned to remain closed all day until flash flooding risks are over.

Sections of the Louisville Loop prone to flooding have also been closed, including between North Beckley Paddling Access and MSD. 

Please stay tuned to this page to learn more. Thank you for your patience and for obeying flood barriers for your safety. 

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