PHOTO GALLERY: Track and field renovation update


Construction continues in preparation for grand reopening

Karen Feng

As the end of year looms closer, construction work is picking up pace. Field renovations are scheduled to finish next year, with a grand opening of the new track and field by Jan. 7, 2013. As of April 6,the underground piping, stadium lights and some of the turf have been laid down, and the track is due to be complete in about two weeks. If work goes according to schedule, bleacher installation will start on April 9, storage building construction will begin on April 16, and restroom and ticket booth installation will start on April 30. The football stadium is due to be completed by Aug. 24 and the whole field by the 2013 grand reopening.