House of Wheels COVID-19 Response Plan
Jan. 8, 2021 AHS Targeted Restrictions CONTINUE until Jan. 21
House Of Wheels will remain open for retail shopping ONLY, and implement the new restrictions as follows.
- Skate park -- CLOSED
- No lessons available
- No birthday parties
- Store -- OPEN see hours
- 15% capacity for retail shopping ONLY
Please Visit AHS page for further details.
Please make sure you have booked your ride time online. If you are not feeling well or have come into close contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19 Please Do Not Come.
We ask and expect all customers to continue to adhere to social distancing reminders visible throughout the park. Along with wearing a mask where required.
We feel that we are doing our part to ensure we are providing a safe environment to allow our customers to continue to enjoy action sports. We understand that some may choose to not participate given the current Pandemic Situation and respect that choice.
Implement measures to facilitate physical distancing (2 meters)
Use floor markers in lineups
Establish modified facility capacity limits
(Reduced by 50% in June; Reduced by a further 20% October 26)
- Current ridership capacity: 40
Pre-book sessions (by phone beginning September 2020; online beginning November 1)
Install physical barriers at registration and payment points
Posted signs reminding patrons who have returned from international travel or who have been in close contact with a known case of COVID-19 in the past 14 days, that they cannot enter the facility.
Encourage frequent hand washing and hand sanitizing and provide hand sanitizing solution throughout facility.
Installed signage encouraging physical distancing (2 meters) throughout the park.
- Posted Signs on ramp decks indicating Max capacities of each staging area
Ventilation systems operational and functioning full time.
Clean and disinfect washrooms and water fountain frequently.
Frequent cleaning and sanitizing of all high-touch surfaces.
Use contactless payment options where possible.
Encourage parents and/or spectators to consider not attending on evenings, weekends, and holidays when the park is at, or near capacity.
- When spectating, please remain in seating area boundaries (signs posted)
Arrange tables and chairs so that a 2 meter distance is maintained between each seated group.
- No more than 6 individuals should be seated at a table. (15 for birthday party spaces)
Coordinate Birthday Party bookings to limit to one party in the facility at a time (with maximum 15 guests per party); maintain two party spaces so groups are not entering/leaving the same space.
Capacity: There is no cap on capacity for restaurants, cafes, etc. However, individual groups (parties, riding partners etc.) are to be 15 people or less.
Frequent self-assessment and screening of employees.
Wear non-medical masks whenever interacting with patrons at a distance of less than 2 meters.
For further information see Government of Alberta publications:
Measures: City of Edmonton