Additional sports facilities needed

Although Norwell has 21 sports fields, additional facilities are needed to avoid their overuse, according to a study commissioned by the town. It suggests eight new rectangular fields and one baseball diamond, and the use of synthetic turf in future projects. In other news, the Community Preservation Committee has received a request to secure $2.9 million from the Community Preservation Fund toward a $3.4 million project to build two synthetic turf fields at the high school.

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