Construction Photos (October 19, 2010)
Construction Photos (October 21, 2010)
The Bradford Soccer Club approached the Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury Council to identify a need for an indoor facility for soccer in this community. The club had already opened discussions with a private partner to build a facility and were seeking the Town as an additional partner. The Town charged the Leisure Services Department to investigate the feasibility of an indoor facility in the community.
A number of locations were discussed, however, the preferred site is the mini soccer fields of Appreciation Park, immediately north of the Bob Fallis Sports Centre Arena.
March 2009 – Bradford Soccer Club presented need for facility to Town Council
May 2009 – Sports Dome Steering Committee struck
June 2009 – Progress presentation to Council
August 2009 – Progress presentation to Council
January 2010 – Approvals received
May 2010 - Site design and applications submitted
June 2010 - Application status confirmed (approvals)
June 2010 – Construction to commence
November 2010 – Facility opened
Facility size 300’ X 210’
3 small sided fields side by side, when put together would be 90% of the size of a full sized outdoor soccer pitch.