Phase 1 was completed on time and on budget with the installation of the new field, grandstands, and scoreboard at Manchester Field. On 11/07/2011 the Winchester Town Meeting body voted in favor of article 7 which provides public funding in the amount of $200,000 for Phase 2 of the MFRP, provided that the balance of $711,000 needed to fund the project is secured from private donations prior to 06/30/2012.
As of Friday, June 29, 2012 the WFDC successfully REACHED THE GOAL of securing $711,000.00 in private donations for Phase II of the Manchester Field Renovation Project. With this success the Town of Winchester under the terms and conditions of Article 7 which was approved during this past falls town meeting will contribute $200,000.00 toward the project. Construction of Phase II is scheduled to start this summer with a completion date around the middle of November 2012.
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