**Columbia Il,& St. Louis, MO 9/25/23** - In an exciting milestone for our community, Columbia Il & St. Louis MO proudly announces the groundbreaking ceremony for its new state-of-the-art soccer facility. This momentous event marks the commencement of a project that promises to bring unparalleled youth sporting and entertainment experiences to our metro area.
The groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for September 29th at 9:00am CST, at the future stadium site located at 480 DD Rd, Columbia Il, 62236. This occasion will be attended by prominent, community leaders, former St. Louis Steamer players, and sports enthusiasts alike, all coming together to celebrate the beginning of a new era in our city's sporting history.
The new facility, designed with the utmost attention to modernity and sustainability, will serve as a hub for various soccer events, youth, and cultural gatherings. It is set to become a landmark that reflects our organizations commitment to progress and the well-being of its residents.
Key features of the Facility project include:
1. **Cutting-edge Design**: The facility will feature an innovative and iconic architectural design that blends seamlessly with the local landscape.
2. **Capacity and Versatility**: The facility will host a wide range of events, from youth sports events to community driven events.
3. **Green Initiatives**: Environmentally friendly construction and operational practices will be at the forefront, aligning with our city's sustainability goals.
4. **Enhanced Fan Experience**: The facility will offer state-of-the-art amenities, ensuring an unparalleled player experience. Included in the three phases will be 3 turf fields and a bar/restaurant along with concessions. The facility will also offer temporary outdoor Futsal courts to support the growing interest of Futsal.
5. **Community Engagement**: The project is committed to engaging with the local community, creating jobs, and providing opportunities for local businesses.
Future events will include fall pumpkin patch gatherings along with Christmas tree lot experiences and Easter Egg hunts.
This groundbreaking ceremony represents a significant step forward for our city, community and organization. The new facility will not only boost our economy but also provide a gathering place for our community to create lasting memories. Consider this facility to be a destination for families.
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