"The track at the high school has yet to be completed nearly two weeks after the contractor’s deadline, making the completed turf field unusable to the football team.
The replacement project began in late June and was scheduled for completion by Aug. 15. Until the track is completed, the contractors will not allow the use of the field by the football team since it will violate and void the company warranty.
The reason for the delay is unclear. Representatives from the contractor, Sprinturf, were unable to be contacted.
Town Administrator Jefferey Nutting said that the contractor must pay a $1,000 penalty for each day past the contracted deadline they fail to complete the job. He also mentioned it takes two weeks to complete the track. This could result in at least a $20,000 discount to the $1.6 million job."
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|the field is empty on Beaver St, the materials are not yet |
delivered and ready for installation as of Tuesday evening
|a sidewalk has been added for the length of the Beaver St field|