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Architects outline timeline for Scottsboro ball park renovations

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SCOTTSBORO, AL (WAFF) -

Scottsboro will start taking bids to renovate sports fields at Veteran's Park in November. The city's means to pay for it remain unclear, however.

Originally, they thought renovations would cost $1 million. They've now learned it will be closer to $2 million.

Project architects laid out a construction timeline Monday and will present a revised budget on Oct. 10.

“Once we receive the estimated cost the council will give the go ahead and proceed to go ahead and bid the project. Depending on what those costs are they will look to see if there is more that can be cut or other ways to fund the additional cost,” said Scottsboro Mayor Melton Potter.

The architects estimate construction to begin in December and be complete in August 2017.

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