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Seaside Park gets a new astroturf sports field

Release Date: 2017-11-18

Councilwoman Lena Gonzalez is proud to announce that the new Astroturf Sports Field is now open at Seaside Park. Located at 1401 Chestnut Ave, the Seaside Park Project converted the old dirt sports field to .4 acress of synthetic turf. This turf is safer and cleaner for children to play on, preventing many accidents. The turf fiels is also very environmentally friendly, saving a lot of water, as it is not needed. 
The new field uses a combination of natural and renewable cork and sand fill. This field will see use year-round, as rain will not pull the parks out of commission.

'I am looking forward to seeing the children and families out on this field, enjoying quality time together outside.' stated Councilwoman Gonzalez. 'I'd like to thank the Parks, Recreation & Marine, City Manager's Office and the Public Works teams for their work in implimenting this much needed outdoor area in the First District'. 

To reserve the Seaside Park Astroturf Sports Field, please contact the Parks, Recreation and Marine Department at 562-570-3100.