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Saint John user groups may be asked to help with field maintenance this year

City says it can't afford to bring fields back this year


May 26, 2020
By CBC News

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User groups in Saint John may be asked to help out with field maintenance this season if relaxed restrictions allow play. Black Bears Girls Youth Softball Facebook

User groups may be asked to pitch in and help with field maintenance as Saint John, N.B. anticipates the opening of its sports fields through further easing of COVID-19 restrictions. “The bottom line is, for a lot of these services we simply cannot afford to bring them back this year,” city manager John Collin said. “It is not business as usual.”

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