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North High Athletic Field

North High Athletic Field
New North High School Field

North High School is undergoing major improvements to its athletic fields as outlined below and in the draft image above (final design pending).

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School Location1500 James Ave. North, Minneapolis, MN 55411

Project LocationThe field is located north of North High School and bounded by the following roads

  • 17th Ave N (south)
  • Girard Ave N (west)
  • Fremont Ave N (east)

Scope of Work 

Construction of a new sports facility at the existing North High School field location includes:

  • Ticketing, concessions, restrooms, storage and athletic meeting room for home and visiting schools 

  • 790 seat bleacher system; press box, lights, scoreboard

  • Synthetic turf football field stripped for other sports

  • New eight lane track with field events

Project Updates: 

September 18, 2019: Site work continues at North High Schoool Field. Work includes underground drainage system, new field lighting, retaining wall, and fencing. 

August 9, 2019: Demolition is complete on the interior fencing, track surface and bleachers throughout the North HS Field site. Peterson Companies is in the process of removing soil and haul it off site in preparation for the new site plan. 

July 16, 2019: Peterson Companies will mobilize for the athletic field project on July 15, 2019. Design for the building components is under a separate contract and is expected to rebid August, 2019. 

June 20, 2019: Ground breaking ceremony was held on June 19th, 2019 at 10:00 am. 

May 30, 2019: The Board of Education approved the contract at the May meeting, and the contract has been awarded to Peterson Companies. The ground breaking date is June 19th, 2019 at 10:00 am. 

April 4, 2019: Design documents for the North High School's athletic field will be completed April 5th, 2019. Bids collected and contractor selected for the athletic field project May 1st, 2019. 

Project Schedule (subject to change):

Design: February 2019

Contractor Bid: April 2019

Ground Breaking: June 19th, 2019 

Construction: July 2019

General Contractor: Peterson Companies 

Field Completion: October 2019

Team Facilities Completion: December 2019

Track Completion: Spring 2020

 

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