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County offers options for groups to reserve parks and sports fields

Community Services Department Director Cory Styron By Kristen LaskeyLos Alamos Daily Messagekirsten@ladailypost.com For field group organizations looking to reserve a park or sports field owned by Los Alamos County, there are now a few options to consider. Rather than paying an hourly rate to use county property, local groups can also choose to complete work […]

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Montclair Kimberly Academy gets approval for its new sports fields

Montclair’s Maya Gerdes (1) slips before the tag by Montclair Kimberley Academy shortstop Alex Berra in a battle of rival schools last April. Montclair Kimberley now has permission to reconfigure its sports fields, fix drainage issues and allow baseball and softball to play at the same time. (EDWARD KENSIK/FILE PHOTO) By Edward KensikKensik@montclairlocal.news Montclair Kimberley […]

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Cabarrus County hopes to hit a home run with new sports fields

CABARRUS COUNTY, NC (WBTV) – Cabarrus County leaders will soon be receiving feedback on the design of sports fields at Mt. Pleasant. The fields will be part of a larger campus along Washington Street that includes a new library/senior center. Officials are asking residents to share what they would like incorporated into the plan for […]

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Beginning of the construction of 3 UMaine sports fields on the Orono campus

Construction is expected to begin on 3 UMaine Sports fields on the Orono campus, which include a new softball, field hockey and softball field. According to Ken Ralph, UMaine’s athletic director, the main source of funding for the project came from a $90 million donation from the Harold Alfond Foundation, as well as other additional […]

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Local businessman donates $1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High

Jan. 20—HAVERHILL — Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated more than $1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s athletics program. Now, DiBurro, a member of Haverhill High’s Class of 1952, is preparing to donate another $1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several indoor tennis and […]

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Local businessman donates $1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High

Jan. 20—HAVERHILL — Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated more than $1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s athletics program. Now, DiBurro, a member of Haverhill High’s Class of 1952, is preparing to donate another $1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several indoor tennis and […]

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Newton Sports Grounds Committee faces backlash over new pricing plan

NEWTON, MA — The Newton Sports Fields Committee is facing a backlash after approving a plan to raise taxes for the families of young athletes. The new plan will implement a “per-player, per-season fee,” which would cost youth sports programs like Newton Girls Soccer and Newton Youth Soccer up to an additional $50,000 a year. […]

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local businessman donates $ 1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High | News

HAVERHILL – Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated over $ 1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s Track and Field Program. Now, a member of the Haverhill High Class of 1952 DiBurro is preparing to donate another $ 1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several […]

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Local businessman donates $1 million for indoor tennis courts at Haverhill High

Jan. 11—HAVERHILL — Local businessman Ernie DiBurro has donated more than $1 million in recent years to Haverhill High School’s athletics program. Now, DiBurro, a member of Haverhill High’s Class of 1952, is preparing to donate another $1 million to erect a building on the high school campus that will house several indoor tennis and […]

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Sports Fields Could Improve Economic Development, Parks Plan Says | News

Sports recreation can be linked to economic development, according to the project manager who helped oversee the creation of Lawton’s first parks master plan. Nate Clair, of Halff Associates, said Lawton needed new and modern sports fields and facilities, including tournament-type sports fields. “It’s the best thing for economic development,” Clair said, adding that quality […]

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Save Hough End Fields: Why Residents Still Oppose 3G Sports Field Projects on Green Space

Manchester City Council has changed its original popular open space proposal, but there is still opposition to what City Hall intends to build. Residents at a protest organized by the Save Hough End Fields campaign The dispute between residents and Manchester City Council over plans to redevelop the Hough End Playing Fields green space shows […]

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City of Stonington continues to protect the climate for athletic fields and parks

Since announcing its commitment to act on the climate emergency in 2020, the City of Stonington has continued to work towards the sustainability of the city to minimize the effects of rising temperatures and extreme weather events. To reduce water used for irrigation, the Council converted several of its sports fields to drought tolerant surfaces […]

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Qatar, Uruguay to strengthen ties in education and sport

* Amir and the Uruguayan president talk His Highness Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and President of the Eastern Republic of Uruguay, Dr Luis Lacalle Pou, held a formal meeting on Monday at Admiri Diwan. They discussed bilateral relations and ways to strengthen and develop them, especially in the diplomatic, educational and sports fields. […]

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Justin Fields is a winner!

Justin Fields is already winning! It might not show up on his stat sheet, but at this point the Chicago Bears should be getting all the accolades they can get. Fields – who is vegan – received the Libby “Favorite Animal-Friendly Athlete” award from PETA (The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals). Fields went […]

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Park Council Seeks Feedback on Vancouver Sports Field Improvements

The quality and quantity of athletic fields in the city of Vancouver are being discussed, as part of the Vancouver Park Board’s new planning strategy to improve these facilities. Public input is currently being sought on improving existing sports fields and building additional new areas over the next decade. This specifically involves reviewing the priorities […]

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BPS to open playgrounds and sports fields to residents when schools are not in session | Local News

The second phase will focus on sports fields and facilities: All High Stadium, Riverside Stadium, MST Field, Grabiarz Field and Olmsted / Kensington Field, Keresztes said. Community groups or leagues should apply to use them, and they’re subject to availability when BPS students aren’t training or playing, Keresztes said. For the grounds, the times may […]

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Keepmoat Homes announces purchase of former Strawberry Fields site ahead of development in January next year

Kingsgate’s new development will be called Salkeld Meadows. Image courtesy of Keepmoat Homes. The land, which was previously used for the Strawberry Fields garage sale, has been purchased from private owners for an undisclosed sum and is expected to be turned into a new subdivision. Work on the Kingsgate development is scheduled to begin in […]

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Ashdown students can now get credits to look after the athletic fields there

ASHDOWN, Ark. – Earlier this year, Ashdown Public Schools added turf management course offerings. Students in this class are able to learn basic skills in agronomy, turf management, lawn care, and maintenance of small equipment. “We want to give children a great experience at Ashdown and allow them to have a wide variety of opportunities […]

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Tennis courts have grown in popularity, but they are not guaranteed to increase property values

Like so many other oversized recreational facilities, tennis courts have garnered a resurgence of interest over the past year and a half as luxury buyers suddenly stuck at home have turned to larger properties and full service. And with the US Open kicking off this week, more owners and buyers could be inspired to add […]

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DeKalb County High School Sports Fields Undergoing Renovation – On Common Ground News

DeKalb County High School Sports Fields Undergoing Renovation By Mark Brock DCSD Athletics Specialist The DeKalb County School District (DCSD) is investing in its high school athletics programs with turf and track renovations to improve the ability of local schools to compete at even higher levels under the E- SPLOST V of 2020. Seven new […]

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School considers $ 10.5 million plan to renovate athletic fields and install sod

(May 20, 2021) As Nantucket High School unveils plans to renovate its aging sports complex to the tune of around $ 10.5 million, athletic director Chris Maury is well aware of the pitfalls facing Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, which is going through a very similar process. “They’re a bit ahead of us, with where […]

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Toronto to unlock tennis courts and open golf courses for the long weekend

City of Toronto staff will remove padlocks from tennis courts, open golf courses and remove closure signs from recreation facilities in time for the long weekend. Mayor John Tory, in a statement, thanked Premier Doug Ford on Thursday for lifting the controversial closure of outdoor amenities, effective Saturday, as part of a new framework to […]

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Last configuration of the ice rink approved by the school committee; Tennis courts remain a ‘?’

Photo: The diet approved by the school committee for a new ice rink in Belmont The Belmont School Board unanimously approved Wednesday, May 12 the final design plan for a new skating/hockey rink located near the current location adjacent to Harris Field. The joint meeting with the Belmont Select Board failed to address a pair […]

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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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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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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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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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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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Tenafly high school sports fields, tennis courts need improvement

‘100 Yards’ with Tenafly Football’s Kenny Uchida NorthJersey.com High School Sports Columnist Darren Cooper interviews Tenafly High School’s Kenny Uchida. Danielle Parhizkaran, North Jersey TENAFLY — Before the high school baseball team can use its field this spring, someone will have to walk through it to find holes and irregularities and make repairs. This may […]

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Willmar City Council to Consider Sports Fields, Recreation and Events Center

It comes after the council’s public works and public safety committee pushed the plans forward at its meeting last Thursday. The committee tabled these projects two weeks earlier, as board members wanted additional information on operational costs and current agreements with Willmar Public Schools around the fields. In motions to move the plans forward, the […]

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Willmar City Council to consider sports pitches and leisure and events center – West Central Tribune

WILLMAR – Plans for the Invest in Willmar Local Sales Tax projects for the Leisure and Events Center and Sports Fields, both to be built at the Willmar Civic Center, will be considered by Willmar City Council during of the meeting on Monday, March 15. It comes after the council’s public works and public safety […]

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Playgrounds and sports fields licensed to reopen in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG – There is good news for Winnipeggers looking to get out of their homes and get some exercise. Mayor Brian Bowman announced on Tuesday that playgrounds and sports fields are allowed to reopen under provincial public health orders. Bowman said it takes effect immediately. “The public service has started the process of removing the […]

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Winnipeg reopens parks, athletic fields amid latest coronavirus restrictions – Winnipeg

The city of Winnipeg is reopening all parks and athletic fields amid the latest COVID-19 lockdown. Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman said on Tuesday the city was reversing a decision that has seen outdoor developments closed since November after clarifying the latest public health orders with provincial authorities. Read more: More than 500 Manitobans have now […]

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Germantown Board of Directors votes to acquire land for new park and sports fields

Germantown’s mayor’s council and aldermen voted on Monday to approve the agreement to buy and sell approximately 44 acres of land, taking the first step towards a new park and recreational sports fields. The board of directors voted 3-2 to acquire the land on Crestwyn Hills Drive in order to advance the park acquisition recommendations […]

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East Hampton Residents to Vote on Sports Field Modernization

EAST HAMPTON – City Council will hold a unique in-person and virtual meeting on Monday to follow up on a proposal to renovate three sports fields and the high school track. Residents will be asked to vote on approving $ 1.2 million for the improvements. Money for the project will come from two sources: a […]

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Planning board hearing to review Princeton Academy’s plans for synthetic turf athletic fields delayed until February Princeton, NJ local news%

The Princeton Planning Council will hold a public hearing at 7:30 p.m. on February 4 to review the plans of the Academy of the Sacred Heart of Princeton to construct two artificial turf playgrounds on the school property located on the Great Road. Princeton Academy is a private boys’ school for K-8 grades that was […]

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Hartford Suspends Use of City’s Sports Fields After Rise In COVID-19 Cases | Connecticut News

HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) – City of Hartford officials on Thursday announced that use of the outdoor sports fields would be suspended. As of October 13, all outdoor sports fields in Hartford will be closed. City leaders have made the appeal following an increased number of COVID-19 cases. They said people did not follow health guidelines […]

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Sanneh Foundation Adds New Sports Fields and Year-Round Sports Dome in St. Paul

Football and softball fields on the east side of St. Paul are getting a makeover this fall as teams install artificial turf and an inflatable dome. The 9 million per t projecta Sanneh Foundationa nonprofit youth development organization that works largely with low-income students of color, will boost year-round activities by creating a seasonal indoor […]

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Reservable sports fields in Phoenix parks to reopen on September 10

Open the audio article player Through Staff | to September 08, 2020 Presented by Beltone – A leader in audience health care. Following a vote at Wednesday’s Phoenix city council meeting, reservable sports fields in city parks will reopen for games and practice starting September 10. The toilets located near these grounds will also reopen […]

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Agawam Reduces Use of School Sports Fields | News

AGAWAM, MA (WGGB / WSHM) – Officials in the city of Agawam have confirmed they are reducing the use of their school’s athletic fields due to concerns over COVID-19. Mayor Bill Sapelli said Parks and Rec initially opened the outdoor facilities because varsity athletes wanted to get in shape for any semblance of a season […]

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Moderate Risk Sports Fields and Sports Facilities Reopen in Bellmore-Merrick | Herald Community Newspapers

Athletes of all ages now take advantage of the open playing fields and some indoor sports facilities. On day one of the Express Lacrosse Youth Training Clinic at Cedar Creek Park in Seaford on July 6, Nassau County Manager Laura Curran announced the reopening of the County and County batting cages. 60 sports fields, as […]

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Moderate-risk athletic fields and facilities reopen in Bellmore-Merrick | Herald Community Newspapers

Athletes of all ages now take advantage of open playgrounds and some indoor sports facilities. During the first day of the Express Lacrosse Youth Practice Clinic at Cedar Creek Park in Seaford on July 6, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the reopening of county batting cages and 60 sports fields, plus the resumption of […]

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Moderate Risk Sports Fields and Sports Facilities Reopen in Bellmore-Merrick | Herald Community Newspapers

Athletes of all ages now take advantage of the open playing fields and some indoor sports facilities. On day one of the Express Lacrosse Youth Training Clinic at Cedar Creek Park in Seaford on July 6, Nassau County Manager Laura Curran announced the reopening of the County and County batting cages. 60 sports fields, as […]

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Westport reopens sports grounds

DJ Simmons June 18, 2020Updated: June 24, 2020 5:38 p.m. 1of14 Lloyd Clarmen, of Westport, plays tennis at the Longshore Club Park tennis courts in Westport, Connecticut on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Christian Abraham / Hearst Connecticut MediaShow moreShow less 2of14 Lloyd Clarmen, of Westport, plays tennis at the Longshore Club Park tennis courts in […]

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City prepares ball fields and sports fields for reopening

REGINA – The City of Regina is preparing for the reopening of athletics and ball fields next week. These spaces are authorized to open on June 22, as part of the first part of phase four of the Reopen Saskatchewan plan. City officials said staff were brought back this week to begin maintenance of the […]

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Westport reopens sports grounds

DJ Simmons June 18, 2020Updated: June 24, 2020 5:38 p.m. 1of17 Lloyd Clarmen, of Westport, plays tennis at the Longshore Club Park tennis courts in Westport, Connecticut on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Christian Abraham / Hearst Connecticut MediaShow moreShow less 2of17 Lloyd Clarmen, of Westport, plays tennis at the Longshore Club Park tennis courts in […]

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Massachusetts skate parks, tennis courts and athletic fields may reopen on June 8 – Framingham SOURCE

BOSTON – All outdoor sports fields, courts and other playing surfaces (basketball, tennis, baseball, football, soccer, skate parks, etc.) can be used by the public from June 8, as part of the plan reopening of phase II of the State. Sports fields, courts and other playing surfaces in parks, reserves and open spaces managed by […]

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Orange County to open parks and sports grounds on June 9, mayor says

ORANGE COUNTY, Florida. – Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings has announced that the county’s parks and athletic fields will open on June 9. The announcement came as Florida entered phase two of Governor Ron DeSantis’ reopening plan on Friday. “Orange County parks have been in high demand since the governor lifted the restriction on youth […]

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Leander reopens city facilities including library, sports fields, swimming pool

Leander will begin reopening public facilities previously closed due to the coronavirus pandemic from Saturday with the pool and wading pool at Robin Bledsoe Park. The halls of the city’s buildings will reopen on Monday, including the city hall’s utilities department, according to a press release from the city. The sports fields at Benbrook Ranch […]

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City of Columbia announces reopening dates for parks, sports fields, gymnasiums and more

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) – On Thursday, the City of Columbia released its timeline and plan for reopening parks and park facilities. On May 12, greenways, green spaces and trails were opened to the public, but parks and their facilities remain closed for the time being. While some things will start to reopen, the pools will […]

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County parks are now open; sports fields remain closed

Coweta County reopened most areas of its parks, effective Monday, although sports facilities and washrooms are closed. In addition, the Coweta County Recreation Department’s summer day camp has been officially canceled. The opening applies to hiking trails, playgrounds, picnic shelters, outdoor grounds and green spaces. Restrooms, sports fields, outdoor water fountains and all indoor facilities […]

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Knoxville Parks Close Playgrounds and Sports Fields

A week after Knoxville said the city’s 93 parks were open for passive use only – no basketball games, no climbing on playground equipment, no access to toilets – authorities cracked down harder to drive out the crowds that continued to show up. On Tuesday and Wednesday, park and recreation workers cordoned off playgrounds and […]

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Ann Arbor Public Schools Restrict Use of Athletic Fields and Playgrounds During COVID-19 Outbreak

ANN ARBOR – Ann Arbor Public Schools announced that activities involving direct contact are now prohibited on school grounds, playgrounds and athletic fields. The district issued the following statement clarifying permitted activities: Be aware that the use of AAPS school grounds, sports fields and playgrounds is limited to activities that do not involve direct contact […]

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BREAKING: Sports fields, dog parks and playgrounds in Arlington closed

All of Arlington’s dog parks, fields and playgrounds are closing in an effort to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Amid the rapid increase in cases and community spread of the virus in the county, Arlington Public Schools and the Arlington Department of Parks and Recreation are locking down most outdoor recreation facilities where people […]

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South Orange and Maplewood sports grounds close for the season, November 11 – Essex News Daily

MAPLEWOOD / SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – All sports fields in South Orange and Maplewood will be closed for the season starting November 11. From that date, contractors will work throughout the community to aerate, cover and seed worn athletic fields. In addition, turf blankets will be placed on Cameron Field, New Waterlands and Meadowland Park […]

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Authorities approve $152,000 for turf treatment products at city parks and sports fields

City officials on Tuesday approved two contracts worth a total of about $152,000 to treat turf at New Canaan school parks and sports fields. The Board of Selectmen voted 3-0 in favor of contracts that will see grass treatments including the application of pesticides and fertilizers in some cases, according to John Howe, superintendent of […]

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Lincoln Yards innovates on new sports grounds

Just months after Chicago City Council voted to approve the controversial Lincoln Yards mega-development, the very first part of the $ 6 billion project is taking shape in the form of new artificial turf football pitches along the western edge. from the huge North Branch site. “Clearing up formerly contaminated industrial land and returning it […]

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The future of Amesbury: $ 48 million sports complex, athletic fields | Local News

AMESBURY – The city has a lot to look forward to, including several new sports fields, a $ 48 million sports complex and the possibility of a new elementary school. “Overall we are in a very good position,” said Mayor Ken Gray in his State of the City address. “Most importantly, we’ve come to this […]

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Tufts University makes sports fields and facilities available to Somerville to address shortage

MEDFORD / SOMERVILLE, Mass. (August 28, 2018) – Tufts University has provided Somerville’s youth athletic programs with daily access to its athletic fields and facilities for more than 450 hours this year in an effort to address the lack of urban space. The arrangement – which has benefited sports such as basketball, softball, tennis, soccer, […]

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Vote for GO Bonds to improve parks and sports fields

Dolores C. Archuleta | Las Cruces Sun-News To all parents, grandparents, coaches, referees and athletes registered to vote, I encourage you to vote yes in favor of “up to $16,900,000 to build park improvements, including sports fields and ‘other related facilities’, during our special election. My introduction to the poor maintenance of our playgrounds goes […]

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Montclair 150: How Montclair Sports Fields Got Their Names

The Woodman Field press box features the numbers “17” in honor of the great Mounted Police member Aubrey Lewis.ANDREW GARDA / STAFF by Andrew Garda garda@montclairlocal.news The sport in Montclair has a rich history, and the different surfaces are no exception. However, while exploits on the ground were often well covered each week in the […]

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The sports complex of sports fields has a grand opening

CHESTER WEST TWP. – A pavilion to serve the Voice of America MetroPark sports fields is now open. The UC Health West Chester Hospital Field Pavilion is a two-story structure with 2,855 square feet of interior space as well as another 3,282 square feet of roof space, which includes porch areas. The country house has […]

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New Sports Fields, Renovations, Planned Parking Areas at Unionville High, Patton Middle – Daily Local

EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Multi-million dollar project to renovate and add athletic fields at Unionville High School and Patton Middle School, add more parking and improve traffic flow, is part of a 10-year facilities master plan considered by Unionville school principals. “I love the vision,” said Jeff Hellrung, principal of the school. “This puts our property […]

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Marin College opens new ground, tennis courts to public – Marin Independent Journal

The College of Marin unveiled the latest Measure B bond money-funded project this week approved by voters, making Kentfield’s new synthetic turf football/lacrosse pitch and tennis courts open to the public. “It’s exciting,” said COM sporting director Ryan Byrne. “I feel like we really feel like we’re making progress and not only having a greater […]

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Improved lighting on college athletic fields

FARMINGTON – The Town of Farmington has paid for improved lighting at the San Juan College athletic fields and will be upgrading other athletic fields throughout the city using funds from refinancing bonds. The city approved bond refinancing last fall to pay off major projects, including the downtown complete streets revitalization project, the completion of […]

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Sports Field Improvements Coming to Sayreville

SAYREVILLE – Improvements are coming to two sports fields in the borough. The Veterans Field, at War Memorial Park behind the Borough Hall, will receive a grass field, new lighting, bathroom upgrades, parking, and parking improvements, while the Sayreville Recreation Complex will receive a new grass field. The borough council recently unanimously approved an ordinance […]

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Maple Grove Seeks to Improve Sports Fields | Government

Maple Grove has started the process of upgrading three sports fields in the city. At the Maple Grove City Council meeting on October 16, Parks and Recreation Director Chuck Stifter presented council with a feasibility study for the improvement of the sports field. The study was carried out by HKGi at three sports fields: Fernbrook […]

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New Sports Fields Arrive at Cedar Brook Park in Plainfield

PLAINFIELD – New sports fields are coming to Cedar Brook Park. The Union of Chosen Freeholders County Board of Directors on Thursday joined Plainfield Mayor Adrian Mapp and members of the City Council and Education Council to inaugurate two new turf fields at Cedar Brook Park. The fields, which replace the existing turf sports fields, […]

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With reduced water consumption, St. Paul suggests athletic fields at the Highland Park Reservoir site

The reservoir that once held 18 million gallons of water, hidden under a grassy hill in Highland Park, is no longer needed – and Ramsey County and St. Paul have different views on what should replace it. St. Paul is one of many places across the country that are using less water than in decades […]

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Wolverine Lake reveals plan for sports fields at Clara Miller Park – The Oakland Press

Reaction has been mixed to Wolverine Lake’s plans to build sports fields on the west side of the 13-acre Clara Miller Park. The master plan calls for the construction of two soccer fields and two baseball diamonds on the west side of the park at an estimated cost of $920,000. The estimated project cost of […]

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Clemente, Wells High Schools Get New Athletic Fields – Humboldt Park – Chicago

Construction of the fields is expected to begin next spring and take about a year, CPS officials said. See the full legend DNA Info / Mina Bloom HUMBOLDT PARK – For years, students at Roberto Clemente High School have watched home baseball games from what one parent described as “chair bleachers,” or plastic school chairs […]

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Citizen Survey Results: Sports Fields and Amphitheater Wanted in Dunwoody’s Brook Run Park

Dunwoody residents want trails and trails, improved parks, an open pavilion for concerts and performances, outdoor athletic fields and a performing arts center, according to citizen survey results seeking feedback on the city’s parks and recreation offerings. The 2013 inauguration of the Brook Run Trail drew crowds. A survey was mailed to 3,000 random residents […]