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Ralph Young Track - replace field hockey playing surface

Project phase: Archived

Background

  • The current field hockey pitch (playing surface) has exceeded its useful life and requires replacement.
  • Failures in the subsurface are beyond repair.
  • Seams are failing, potentially affecting player safety and game integrity.

Project scope

  • Replacement of artificial turf (carpet), underlayment and irrigation system
  • Replacement or restoration of portions of track impacted by construction

Impacts

  • Minor pedestrian detour along sidewalk north of track

Timeline

  • Construction start: May 15, 2017
  • Ready for use: July 27, 2017

Budget

  • $1,450,000 which includes a $58,000 contingency.
  • This project will be funded by auxiliary activities - Intercollegiate Athletics and gifts

Questions, comments, concerns?

CP16083

DETOUR MAP

Interactive detour map with current closure information for motorists and pedestrians.