The city’s school board is prepared to use $196,000 in federal funding that it has had for some years to conduct a market analysis and feasibility study for the Hinchliffe Stadium.
The city’s governing body approved an ordinance expanding the boundaries of the Great Falls Historic District to include Hinchliffe Stadium.
The historic Hinchliffe Stadium was added to the Great Falls National Park by a final United State Senate approval Friday afternoon.
The city council on Tuesday deferred approving a change order to fund a study to determine whether the Hinchliffe Stadium’s southern boundary can be extended to include a regulation size track at the stadium.
A bill making the Hinchliffe Stadium a part of the Great Falls National Park passed in the United States House of Representatives earlier today, announced Congressman Bill Pascrell.
Nine-month after the city awarded a contract for the stabilization and partial rehabilitation of the decrepit Hinchliffe Stadium to a New York City company, engineers have nearly finished a work plan that includes reversing deterioration of the stadium’s exterior.
After procuring national status for Hinchliffe Stadium, Bill Pascrell, congressman representing New Jersey’s 9th district, unveiled the designation plaque at a ceremony outside the derelict stadium on Wednesday morning.