Fayetteville, Astros break ground on new baseball stadium

EMBED </>More Videos

Houston Astros officials were in town for the ceremony.

Fayetteville city leaders and the Houston Astros broke ground Monday morning on a new downtown baseball stadium.

Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News App

State and local elected officials along with representatives from Fort Bragg were on hand to put shovels in dirt and celebrate with hundreds of community members.

Construction begins next month.

For a full report on the groundbreaking and stadium plans, watch the video above.

RELATED: Fayetteville team's impact more than just baseball

Related Topics:
sportsbaseballtourismfun stuffHouston AstrosFayetteville BaseballFayettevilleCumberland County
(Copyright ©2017 WTVD-TV. All Rights Reserved.)

Load Comments