War Memorial Stadium proposal receives backing

Panel in House favors park link

By: Michael R. Wickline
Published: Thursday, February 16, 2017
A runner does laps around the field Wednesday afternoon at war Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. Gov. Asa Hutchinson is proposing cutting state general funding almost in half for War Memorial Stadium operations in the fiscal year starting July 1, 2018.
A runner does laps around the field Wednesday afternoon at war Memorial Stadium in Little Rock. Gov. Asa Hutchinson is proposing cutting state general funding almost in half for War Memorial Stadium operations in the fiscal year starting July 1, 2018.

The Department of Parks and Tourism director said he expects more high school football and soccer games to be played at the stadium.

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