Fencing added to ballfield upgrades

Posted: October 9, 2017 at 1 a.m.

A fence is shown Sunday at Memorial Park in Bentonville. Visit Bentonville is partnering with the Bentonville Parks and Recreation Department to get new fencing around the ballfields at Memorial Park.

BENTONVILLE -- Steps by the city to create tournament-quality ballfields at Memorial Park should also keep players and spectators safer, city officials said.

Memorial Park

Memorial Park, 401 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, has four softball fields, five baseball fields, 12 tennis courts, four sand volleyball courts, four basketball courts, 11 soccer fields, two T-ball fields, concession stands, restrooms, playground areas, a skateboard park, a walking trail and a covered pavilion.

Source: Bentonville Parks and Recreation

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