Charley Taylor Recreation Center Health and Safety Policy

The transmission of COVID-19 remains a significant threat to the health and safety of the Grand Prairie community and rates of infection are increasing. The virus can be spread to others by infected persons who have few or no symptoms.

In order to comply with the Executive Order issued by Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins and consistent with Governor Abbott Executive Order GA-26, Charley Taylor Recreation Center will implement the following plan to mitigate the risk of exposure to COVID-19 for customers, visitors, and employees.

Face Covering:

REQUIRED: When entering and exiting the facility, interacting with staff and accessing common areas such as lobbies, locker rooms and restrooms

  • All persons over the age of ten (10), including employees, customers, visitors, invitees and contractors, who enter Charley Taylor Recreation Center must wear a face covering over their nose and mouth. The face covering may be a homemade mask, scarf, bandana, or handkerchief.
  • Face coverings will be available for purchase.
  • Do not enter Charley Taylor Recreation Center if you are experiencing any COVID-related symptoms.
  • Not required while exercising but is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to continue wearing a face covering the entire duration of your visit to Charley Taylor Recreation Center.
  • Gloves are HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to be worn throughout the facility.


Social Distancing:

  • All individuals entering Charley Taylor Recreation Center must maintain six feet of social distancing from other individuals that are not part of their household.
  • Employees should work within six (6) feet of one another, except to the extent necessary to provide services
  • All customers and visitors must follow social distancing signs and/or decals on the floor when waiting for service.


Hand Sanitation and Temperature Scanners:

  • All individuals must sanitize their hands before entering the facility. Hand sanitizers will be provided at each entrance.
  • All individuals entering Charley Taylor Recreation Center are subject to a screening process including temperature check. Temperatures of 100°F or higher is suspicious of possible exposure to the virus and the person cannot enter the


  • Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation reserves the right to refuse service for anyone that will not wear a face covering in required areas and will be asked to leave the premises.



Monday — Friday 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
There is a 1-hour closure period for a facility wide deep clean from the hours of 2:00p.m. – 3:00p.m
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Pickleball will be offered at CTRC – 2 courts during open hours. Must call-ahead for reservations. No walk-ups. No spectators allowed due to the limited capacity.


Membership Plan Fee
Pickleball GP Resident FREE
Day Pass $4/day
Pickleball Adult (16+) $12/year
Senior Annual (62+) $10/year
Weight Room Individual $11.50/month
Weight Room Family

(up to 5 in same household)


Pickleball and Weight Room by APPOINTMENT ONLY.  Call 972-339-3770.
We accept Cash, Check, and Credit.


  • All staff and members will be subject to a forehead temperature check prior to entering the facility. Failure to comply will result in denial of access to the facility. Also, anyone with a temperature of 100 degrees or more will not be allowed access to the facility.
  • Charley Taylor Recreation Center will temporarily operate as a fitness facility only. To gain entrance into the minimum age is 13 yrs. old. Ages 13 – 15 must be accompanied by their parent/guardian. We are only allowing individual workouts regardless if you live in the same household. Kids will NOT be allowed to wait in the building while you workout. Please come alone
  • Now Accepting NEW Members.
  • In compliance with the state orders, we will operate at a maximum capacity of 50%. The max number of members allowed in the fitness area is 40. However, management reserves the right to limit that number at their discretion for the safety of everyone in the facility.
  • If we are at capacity, you will be put on a waitlist and asked to wait in line, in your car or walk around the trail until we call you from the front desk.
  • Each member will be limited to a max of a consecutive 60 minute workout, to be fair to all members, we ask that you track your time.  In any case that the fitness center is at max capacity and we develop a wait list the usage time will be reduced to 45 minutes.
  • Fitness equipment has been spaced at least 6ft apart.
  • Staff will be stationed throughout the facility, assisting with constant sanitization of equipment, surfaces and ensuring that members are adhering to social distancing for the safety of everyone in the facility.
  • Masks are mandatory when entering and exiting the facility, but will not be required to wear while working out.
  • Charley Taylor Recreation Center staff will have on protective wear such as masks, gloves and sneeze guards while on job duty for the protection for all. Please maintain proper social distancing throughout the facility including interaction with staff.


  • Members will stop at temperature check tent outside front of the facility to have your temperature checked.
  • Members will enter front double doors once temperature check is completed and is normal.
  • Member will be directed to enrollment desk to renew fitness membership.
  • Once membership is renewed, member will then be allowed into the fitness center.
  • All machines are spaced 6 feet apart
  • Members must maintain proper social distancing while working out. Please wipe down machine after use.
  • No weightlifting spotters will be allowed.
  • No showers or water fountains will be allowed for use. A water bottle filling station is available for use.