Nymore, City Park warming houses closed for today
Due to the extreme cold temperatures and wind chill, the Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department has closed the Nymore and City Parks warming houses and outdoor rinks for today, Jan. 21.
The city's rink closure policy is as follows:
"Inclement weather information
"We reserve the right to close rinks whenever we feel it is in the best interest and safety of the participants.
"Rinks will usually follow the schedule listed above, unless:
"The air temperature is -10° F or below.
"The wind chill factor is -20° F or below.
"Unusually warm temperature has softened the ice, making the rinks unsafe for skating."