Catalina Closed, Beach Parking Closing, City Dog Park Closed

This past weekend, Catalina Island has begun seriously discouraging all visitors to the tiny four-thousand person island, as medical facilities would be instantly overwhelmed should the virus takehold there.  They asked to distribute this to anyone who asks:

The City of Newport Beach has closed fitness equipment, fields, all sports courts, and the dog park as of today. [link]

Tomorrow, in an attempt to close the beach, the city will be shutting down Newport Pier and Balboa Pier as well as all city beachfront parking lots. [link].




About Mike Glenn

Mike is the founder and publisher of Save Newport and Chair of Government Relations for the Elks Lodge. He writes, shoots photos, and edits, but much of the time, he's just "the IT guy". He can be reached at: Google+, Facebook, or via email, at