Golf courses in The Villages closed due to excessive rainfall

For public safety, the District will be closing the following executive golf courses until further notice for water management implementations due to excessive rain: 

  • Chula Vista
  • Mira Mesa
  • Heron
  • Pelican
  • Volusia
  • Oakleigh
  • Sweet Gum
  • Mangrove
  • Palmetto
  • Turtle Mound
  • Sandhill
  • Bonita Pass – will reopen on Aug. 15
  • Amberwood
  • Hill Top
  • Silver Lake

The following championship courses are closed due to excessive rain and the need to lower retention ponds:

  • Orange Blossom Hills
  • Evans Prairie
  • Hacienda Hills Palms
  • Cane Garden Hibiscus
  • Mallory Amelia
  • Bonifay Fort Walton

Irrigation systems are running to bring down the water levels at the retention ponds.