Hillcrest Sports Field, FIFA 2 Star
Location: Hillcrest High School, 1900 Dauphin Road, Ottawa, Ontario
Completed: June 30, 2011
Area: 65,122 m x 142,649 m
The Ottawa-Carleton District School Board and the Ottawa International Soccer Club, collaborated to develop a new artificial turf soccer field.
- An existing soccer field was converted to an artificial turf field with extensive upgrades to site lighting, fencing, granular drainage layers, and storm sewers.
- The granular areas under the field are storm water management holding areas.
- The site was finished with artificial turf, new goal posts, and sodding/seeding.
The field was playable before the end of April 2011, the perimeter paving, fencing and accesses were completed by June 30, 2011.