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Weeds taking over Windsor ball fields in absence of regular foot traffic

Some leagues are cancelling their seasons with time running out


May 29, 2020
By CBC News

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Matt Janisse, operator of the Ciociaro Softball Complex. Jacob Barker/CBC

The operator at Windsor’s Ciociaro Softball Complex says without normal foot traffic on his fields, weeds have taken over and have rendered the playing surfaces unusable. The COVID-19 pandemic has prevented team sports from taking place so far this year, and some leagues have cancelled their seasons altogether as their playing window continues to shrink.

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