What’s in retailer for Champaign’s Lindsay Tennis Courts?
Beginning Monday, a half-million greenback makeover.
“We’re going to take all of the nets down and a part of the fence right down to mill up all eight tennis courts,” Champaign Park District Government Director Joe DeLuce stated. “We’ll take off half a layer of asphalt, re-asphalt it after which add a brand new colour coating on it as soon as the asphalt has sealed.”
Your entire development and recoloring course of ought to take a couple of month-and-a-half, DeLuce stated.
As a part of the district’s capital tasks, the endeavor prices about $550,000. The re-asphalting ought to final “20 to 25 years,” DeLuce stated.
As soon as completed, the tennis courts would be the identical as different regulation courts on the town: the basic blue and inexperienced colour combo.
Centennial and Central excessive faculties each play on the Lindsay tennis courts.
The park district can also be planning to redo the courts at Spalding Park, which additionally companies native prep tennis athletes.
“We now have quite a lot of tennis gamers locally. When these are each accomplished, we’ll have nice tennis courts for the native gamers and excessive faculties,” DeLuce stated.