Sports Fields "Preliminary Land Development Plan, Phase I"

Conditions of approval from Building and Planinng Committee (03/09/2011) (PDF)

ZHB Final Decision (full) (11/18/2010) (PDF)

Latest (8/2010) "Offer of Condition to Approval" (PDF)

Latest (8/2010) "Baseball Field Alignment" (PDF)

"Special Exception Application Site Plans" (PDF)

"Special Exception Application Statement of Use" (PDF)
  • Install three permanent Public Address (PA) systems on the fields
  • Use fields Spring + Fall, weekdays + weekends, from sunrise to sundown for intercollegiate games, Varsity team practice and intramural sports
  • Convert Baseball, Softball and Field Hockey sports fields for NCAA regulation, Division I, and Atlantic 10 Conference intercollegiate games
  • Install permanent bleacher on each field seating a total of 800 spectators
  • Build press boxes, dugouts, and bullpens on baseball and softball fields
  • Install 35' poles and nets along N. Latchs Lane to protect pedestrians and vehicles near NCAA baseball field
  • Replace natural grass with artificial turf (AstroTurf-like) product on all 3 NCAA fields and two fields to be used for intramural purposes
[On the issue of Artificial Turf, see Inquirer Editorial July 9, 2009 "Fake fields, real risk"]