PRESS RELEASE – The Cedar Rapids Kernels, are pleased to announce that renovations and expansion are complete in the Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors Grand Slam Suite. Continue reading
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As a follow up to our previous post on the issue, the Cedar Rapids (IA) City Council voted Tuesday to provide $1.5 million in funding for capital improvements to Veterans Memorial Stadium, home of the Single-A Cedar Rapids Kernels (Midwest League), over the next decade. The other $1.5 million needed will be covered by the team and stadium operator. Read more here.
We can’t believe it has been nine years since we visited Veterans Memorial Stadium (II), the then-new home for the Single-A Cedar Rapids Kernels (Midwest League). More than 10 years after the facility was built (and the old park was sadly demolished), the Kernels have unveiled a proposal to create a $3-million capital improvement fund over the next decade for stadium care, repairs and upgrades, Continue reading
The Midwest League’s Single-A Cedar Rapids (IA) Kernels didn’t let the most recent blizzard keep them from feeling a little cozy at Veterans Memorial Stadium. A pair of slippers, a blanket, a book (about baseball, of course), and a mug of hot chocolate with a shot of peppermint schnapps, and your in business at VMS! View video here.
The City of Cedar Rapids (IA) plans to spend $150,o00 to make repairs to nine-year-old Veterans Memorial Stadium, home of the Single-A Cedar Rapids Kernels. The funds will be used to fix a leaky roof, drainage problems, and replace field lighting. Action by the city was spurred by a tiff between the Veterans Memorial Commission and the Kernels over lease terms and compliance therewith. Read more here.