As 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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New Westminster Rejects Ballpark Retrofit for Soccer Franchise
Filed under League & Franchise, Lease & Contracts
Baseball Supporters Oppose Pro Soccer at New Westminster (BC) Ballpark
Baseball 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.
Filed under Lease & Contracts, Stadium Issues