FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 7, 2020
Fairfield City and School District Cancel Homecoming Parade due to Pandemic
FAIRFIELD, OHIO – The Fairfield City School District, in collaboration with the City of Fairfield, has decided to cancel the homecoming parade scheduled for October 2, 2020 due to social distancing concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic.
As part of Ohio’s plan to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, as of August 20, 2020, parades are required to remain closed. In addition to following state orders, keeping all residents safe and healthy is a priority for school district and city officials, particularly during this ever-changing time.
Fairfield High School is planning events to help students honor this annual school and community tradition with the proper safety protocols. Details on these plans will be released in the near future.