Maine-Endwell track to close temporarily

By Conor Mooney

Maine-Endwell track to close temporarily

June 4, 2014 Updated Jun 4, 2014 at 2:53 PM EDT

Town of Maine, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The track and athletic field at Maine-Endwell High School will close temporarily this summer for construction of stadium light installation, according to officials from the M-E school district.

The athletic field, which is home a number M-E sports, such as football and track, will close sometime around June 23.

Officials estimate the field will open to the public again around Aug. 15.

The tennis courts will remain open during that time.

Crews will install the new lights, poles and wiring.

Parking lots may be closes as needed.

The lights are part of a gift from Thomas and Alba Tull, which included the construction of a turf baseball stadium.