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Prospector Del Norte | Negotiations are accelerating for Athletic Fields

DEL NORTE – Negotiations between Rio Grande County Commissioners, Upper Rio Grande School District (URGSD), D Mountain Parks and Recreation and community members have begun to gather pace over the future of the grounds Del Norte Community Sports Center on Friday, April 23, during a commissioner’s business session. Several people gathered in the rooms of […]

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South Fork Teeth | Negotiations accelerate for sports fields

DEL NORTE – Negotiations between Rio Grande County Commissioners, Upper Rio Grande School District (URGSD), D Mountain Parks and Recreation, and community members have started to accelerate over the future of the community sports fields of Del Norte on Friday April 23, during a working session of the commissioners. Several people gathered in the Rio […]

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Neighbors seek relief from the noise of the skate park on the Rand tennis courts

Skate Essex Board Member David Derrick helps isolate the equipment at the Rand skate park. Neighbors say the noise made by skaters prevents them from sleeping at night.COURTESY OF PAUL KING By JAIMIE JULIA WINTERShivers@montclairlocal.news A year after Montclair authorized the installation of a temporary skate park at two of its Rand Park tennis courts, […]

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Newly annexed land to Mundelein could be turned into sports grounds

The owner of the vacant land that was annexed to Mundelein on Monday intends to donate the 29 acres and adjoining property to the community so that sports fields can be built there, a lawyer said. The donated land – approximately 51 acres in total – is on the northwest side of Mundelein, along Winchester […]

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Central Park Tennis Courts in San Mateo Open in June | Local news

The Central Park tennis courts will reopen in mid-June after completion of repairs to the court surface and renovation of the garage below in late May. The tennis court repair is part of the city’s Central Park tennis court garage project, a renovation of the 132 underground parking spaces under the six roof-level tennis courts. […]

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Park officials recommend Waveny sports grounds for 2021 New Canaan summer theater

Saying that a proposed location near the Walled Garden would not work, park officials last week suggested that the Summer Theater in New Canaan find a way to present its 2021 performances on major athletic fields. Members of the Parks and Recreation Commission voted 10-1 at their April 14 meeting for city officials and a […]

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– The condition of Augusta’s tennis courts is appalling

As a young resident of central Maine, I am appalled at the poor maintenance of the Augusta’s tennis courts. It is inexcusable that the capital of Maine has let the courts deteriorate. There are 13 tennis courts in Augusta. With lack of maintenance, the total can literally erode to zero. Cony High School has three […]

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Playgrounds, tennis courts, sports fields, dog park near Newmarket

Newmarket’s trails and green spaces remain open, however, residents are reminded to follow safe physical distancing rules As the province’s new public health restrictions take effect today, the City of Newmarket is closing all outdoor amenities, including playgrounds, outdoor fitness equipment, basketball courts, pickleball courts and tennis courts, sports fields, baseball diamonds and the dog […]

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Ace prices and new mobile-friendly bookings for Stoke Park tennis courts

We’re making it easier for residents to book our Stoke Park tennis courts with a new mobile-friendly reservation system – and we’re lowering prices for those under 18 to inspire a new generation of tennis fans. We work with Premier Tennis to manage our reservations. Mobile bookings open on Saturday April 17, for sessions starting […]

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Work begins on new tennis courts at Doolittle Park in Wallingford

Above and below, workers at Branford-based Gateway Fence & Guardrail dismantle the fences at Doolittle Park tennis courts in Wallingford on Wednesday. New tennis courts and fences will be built on the site. Dave Zajac, Record-Journal {%> Branford-based Gateway Fence & Guardrail teams dismantle the fences at the tennis courts at Doolittle Park in Wallingford […]

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LCS plans a new high school and sports fields in 2025

LANCASTER – Schools in the city of Lancaster have announced plans to build a new high school with a tentative opening date of January 2025. Superintendent Steve Wigton made the announcement Thursday during the Lancaster-Fairfield County Chamber of Commerce State of Schools address. While details are still being finalized, Wigton said the district hopes to […]

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Valley News – Lebanon wants to build sports grounds behind old Kmart

WEST LEBANON – The city is abandoning a proposal to build playgrounds on a 20-acre forested property behind the old Kmart in western Lebanon after conservation officials challenged the idea at a meeting the last week. Members of the Lebanese Conservation Commission feared that the construction of playgrounds would force the city to cut down […]

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Outdoor tennis courts will remain closed in the city until restrictions ease

The current restrictions can only be applied if the courts are staffed. City courts are free to use, operate on a first come, first served basis, but are unstaffed. “The restrictions are in place now through April 26, so they could be eased at that time,” DeNeire said. At present, games and competitions are not […]

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City consider options as development threatens tennis courts Frank Lorino | News

The Frank Lorino Park tennis courts face an uncertain future with new development in the area less than a mile away. The City of Morristown is planning a road development that aims to relieve the anticipated traffic pressure from the 309-unit apartment complex being developed on Thompson Creed Road by Johnson City-based Mitch Cox Companies. […]

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Troy’s council approves funds to re-surfacing the tennis courts at Parc Boulan

Students and residents gather at the Boulan Park tennis courts on March 25 to play tennis. The courts will soon be remade to repair the cracks that have formed in the asphalt. The cracked asphalt on Boulan Park tennis courts will soon be replaced with new surfacing, including new nets and posts, after city council […]

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Senior pickleball players look to use Marine Park tennis courts

A group of former Brooklyn pickleball players are looking to add markings to the tennis courts in Marine Park, saying the new lines would support the game which is growing in popularity among older borough residents. “I would like the marine park to mark their tennis courts, ”said Michael Chaiet, a senior at Marine Park. […]

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County plans to offer pickleball on public school tennis courts | News

At its Monday meeting, the joint committee of the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors and Loudoun County School Board discussed the possible resurfacing of public school tennis courts to accommodate pickleball. Loudoun County Public Schools and the County Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department began discussing the idea at the suggestion of Supervisor Juli Briskmann […]

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SVHC and Bennington Agree on Use of Former SVC Sports Fields | Local News

BENNINGTON – Southwestern Vermont Health Care announced on Friday that it has finalized an agreement with the town of Bennington for the use and maintenance of playgrounds on the former campus of Southern Vermont College. The deal covers football and baseball fields and is expected to remain in effect at least until December 1, when […]

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Liberty’s Capitol Federal Sports Complex Athletic Fields Win Award | New

FREEDOM – The Capitol Federal Sports Complex team and the City of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department learned on Friday April 2 that the complex has won the 2020 Fields of Excellence award from Pioneer Athletics. The Capitol Federal Sports Complex will receive a Certificate of Recognition and a Fields of Excellence banner that it […]