Dozer Park to go through multi-million dollar renovation


PEORIA (Week) — New renovations are in retail store for Dozer Park via a deal from Major League Baseball.

“Issues have changed, and we have to adjust with the instances,” General Manager Jason Mott said.

The list of renovations contains a new lighting process, and different clubhouse improvements like kitchens, bodyweight rooms and batting cages.

It will also add a new women’s locker area for umpires and coaches.

The new renovations appear while the Chiefs are nevertheless doing work on putting in new protection netting that extends past the dugouts.

“All of it is gonna tie in,” Mott said. It really is going to be a lengthy method. We know that, but it is really exciting… not only for us as a workers and a staff, but as a admirer.”

The Chiefs signed onto the new program in January. They program to get started getting conversations about wherever the income will arrive from quickly.

That selling price tag is predicted to be concerning $2 million and $6 million. The renovations have to be finish by 2025, or the group could possibility dropping its MLB affiliation with the St. Louis Cardinals.

Mott says they have each and every intention of preserving the park up to MLB code.

“A whole lot of these [players] listed here, they’ve received a lot of funds invested in them,” Mott said. “[The MLB] want to make sure they can train and have what they have to have. And it’s just portion of baseball now.”