Bulldozers were moving dirt in the background as elected and park officials broke ground on Phase II of the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex at Matthews. From left, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Pat Cotham, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Commissioner Elaine Powell, Matthews Commissioner John Ross, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Commissioner Kendal Bryant, Matthews Commissioner Joe Pata, Matthews Commissioner Jeff Miller, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Chair Trevor Fuller, Matthews Mayor Jim Taylor, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Bill James, Mecklenburg County Manager Dena Diorio, Matthews Commissioner John Higdon.
Bulldozers were moving dirt in the background as elected and park officials broke ground on Phase II of the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex at Matthews. From left, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Pat Cotham, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Commissioner Elaine Powell, Matthews Commissioner John Ross, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Commissioner Kendal Bryant, Matthews Commissioner Joe Pata, Matthews Commissioner Jeff Miller, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Chair Trevor Fuller, Matthews Mayor Jim Taylor, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Bill James, Mecklenburg County Manager Dena Diorio, Matthews Commissioner John Higdon. MELINDA JOHNSTON
Bulldozers were moving dirt in the background as elected and park officials broke ground on Phase II of the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex at Matthews. From left, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Pat Cotham, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Commissioner Elaine Powell, Matthews Commissioner John Ross, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Commissioner Kendal Bryant, Matthews Commissioner Joe Pata, Matthews Commissioner Jeff Miller, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Chair Trevor Fuller, Matthews Mayor Jim Taylor, Mecklenburg County Commissioner Bill James, Mecklenburg County Manager Dena Diorio, Matthews Commissioner John Higdon. MELINDA JOHNSTON

Matthews sportsplex begins second phase

June 23, 2015 07:46 AM

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