Munson stadium will get makeover, Canton educational facilities usually takes about administration

CANTON – It may be December but the grass has hardly ever been greener at Thurman Munson Memorial Stadium.

Staff with The Vasco Team of Massillon took edge of the unseasonably warm weather this week to lay the synthetic infield and outfield turf at the stadium’s principal industry. Employees with Maumee Bay Turf Centre in Oregon, Ohio, also have employed the great climate to install drainage traces in the stadium’s 2nd baseball subject, which also will have artificial turf for the first time.

The operate is part of a roughly $5 million upgrade at the 32-year-aged former insignificant league stadium as a result of a new partnership in between the city of Canton and the Canton City Faculty District.

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“This total place is receiving a makeover,” said John “JR” Rinaldi, president of the Canton City Board of Schooling and government expert for the Metropolis of Canton Building Section. “Every single room is heading to be touched. … This is heading to be a desired destination area for people today to come.”