The City of St. Paul has finalized a design contract with Ryan Companies to build the new home for the St. Paul Saints in Lowertown, KSTP reports. Construction on the 7,250-seat ballpark is set to begin this fall and slated to be completed by the spring of 2015.
WCCO says the $54 million project is expected to create 500 full and part-time jobs.
Below is the anticipated construction timeline of the new ballpark, according to a news release from St. Paul.
- Environmental assessment worksheet (EAW) process begins
- Schematic design begins
- Diamond Products abatement process and demolition
- Soil remediation
- Design is completed
- Construction begins
- Install scoreboard
- Install seating
- Install playing field
- Construction will be substantially complete
- Saints move offices from Midway to Lowertown
- Ballpark opens