Sacramento Field Improvements Update

Sacramento Field Improvements Update
Posted on 05/23/2017

The city's contractor, J&J Sacca, has begun renovation activities at Sacramento Field. Improvements will be ongoing, weather permitting, throughout the spring, summer and fall. The improvements include:

  • Two park entrances
  • Improved open space to support active and passive activities 
  • StaLok circular path around the field
  • New enclosed tot lot
  • Nature-based play area
  • Community garden improvements including new gates, fences, message board, and raised planter beds
  • New seating areas
  • Landscaping improvements
  • Multi-use hard surface ball court
  • Drainage and stormwater management improvements.
  • Other improvements including bike parking, water fountain, message board, historical marker, and benches

Project Schedule 
Crews have set up the perimeter construction fencing and gates to secure site and begun site improvements. Activities will include electrical conduit installation, underground water and drainage improvements, new path, play equipment and seating installation, community garden walkway layout and construction, and landscaping. Please note that all work is weather dependent. We expect the field to reopen this fall and will continue to provide updates as the construction progresses.

What to Expect during Renovations
The field will be closed during the renovations. No parking signs will be posted along Sacramento St; please be sure to check dates and times. Work hours will be 7AM to 4PM, Monday through Friday.

Information and Assistance
For questions or concerns regarding this project, please contact Kelly Dunn, DPW Community Relations Manager, at 617.349.4870 or Jane Demoulas, Project Manager at 617.349.4871.