US Football Stadium Raises Funds for Expansion

6 January 2011 (Last Updated January 6th, 2011 18:30)

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Bobcat Stadium in Montana, US, expansion is scheduled for 28 January, as the project achieved its fundraising goal of more than $10m. The funding campaign was launched by the Montana State University (MSU) foundation. The project will rebu

The groundbreaking ceremony for the Bobcat Stadium in Montana, US, expansion is scheduled for 28 January, as the project achieved its fundraising goal of more than $10m.

The funding campaign was launched by the Montana State University (MSU) foundation.

The project will rebuild and expand the south-east end zone of the stadium, add 5,200 seats, new concession stands, restrooms, locker rooms, wheelchair access, a high-tech scoreboard and field lighting.

Construction bids are currently being formalised, with a new end zone expected to be ready at the beginning of the 2011 football season.