The exceptionally warm February weather pushed the opening day for Coyote Run Golf Course up by three weeks. There have been 600 rounds of golf played since Friday.
The original targeted opening date for the Homewood-Flossmoor Park District course was March 10, but Tom Denklau, the course manager, opened the course on Feb. 17.
“The golf course has officially opened for the season and will remain open,” he said, “but based on temperatures during the day and rainfall/snowfall we may be unplayable or walking only.
“We budget for zero rounds . . .