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Saint John user groups not happy about doing maintenance work on sports fields

Budget shortfalls in city cuts out maintenance

May 29, 2020
By Global News

If low-contact sports are allowed to take place in New Brunswick, it will be the user groups' responsibility to maintain them in Saint John.

Sports field user groups in Saint John aren’t too happy about the possibility of having to maintain the fields themselves this year. Budget shortfalls have equated to no field maintenance, meaning if “low contact” team sports are given approval to proceed, it will be the leagues’ responsibility to maintain the playing surfaces.