Garden City’s STAR Bond concept taking shape

Garden City’s STAR Bond project is moving forward, and the Finney County Economic Development Corp. put forth the first iteration of a tentative concept detailing just what the facilities might look like.

The “Sports of the World” concept was first presented in visual form through an interactive digital map at the Planning Commission meeting on Aug. 17.

The facility showcased Wednesday at the FCEDC board meeting would be located just east of the Heritage Hotel and the new Parrot Cove Water Park and would include a two-rink ice arena, a world food truck plaza, a central plaza, a sporting stadium with a private sports bar located on a mezzanine connected to the stands, and a constellation of fields intended for a range of different sporting activities, including but not limited to rugby, soccer and lacrosse.

(Read more: News – The Garden City Telegram)