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New Westminster Rejects Ballpark Retrofit for Soccer Franchise

Vancouver Whitecaps FC LogoAs follow up to our posting last week, the New Westminster (BC) city councillors voted unanimously to reject a proposal from the Vancouver Whitecaps FC (Major League Soccer) to convert Queens Park Stadium into the new home for the soccer club’s farm team.  Read more here.

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Baseball Supporters Oppose Pro Soccer at New Westminster (BC) Ballpark

Vancouver Whitecaps FC LogoBaseball supporters in New Westminster (BC) are fighting to stop the Vancouver Whitecaps FC (Major League Soccer) from placing a minor soccer franchise at a retrofitted Queens Park Stadium.  Read more and watch news report here.  As you might recall, the summer collegiate West Coast League had explored putting a new baseball franchise at the ballpark a couple of years ago.  Read more here.

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