I see that this is in the plans and other renos. Not sure how much the word 'much' really applies? Not much in the news about this, saw this on Field of Schemes and the link to the original Sportsnet article doesn't work. I wonder if Rogers will be looking for public funds for some of these upgrades?:
The retractable roof [b]must[/b] also be replaced in the coming years, along with other less exciting upkeep tasks for a stadium that first opened in 1989, which is why [team president and CEO Mark] Shapiro insists the entire project must be viewed holistically.[url=http://www.fieldofschemes.com/2017/02/23/12152/mlb-commissioner-diamondbacks-stadium-needs-work-to-be-major-league-capisce/]http://www.fieldofschemes.com/2017/02/2 ... e-capisce/[/url]
The Blue Jays have hired a design firm and at this point, “what we do have is themes that through focus groups and through research and through industry trends and analysis provided clear ideas of what we would be looking to achieve in a re-envisioning – and I call it a re-envisioning rather than a renovation – of the stadium.?
“No. 1,? Shapiro continued, “would be to turn the stadium into a ballpark. Very simply that would be a top priority for us, which means (providing) a modern ballpark experience for our fans.