Memorial will be built on 'pot lot'
This summer Sixth Avenue Memorial Field will get its first major facelift since the 1970s.
On Monday the Havre City Council unanimously approved a $5,889 local match to a $38,001 state grant to revamp the ballpark.
The $43,890 project will include making it more handicap-accessible and putting in a landscaped memorial where the parking known as the "pot lot" now sits.
The city match will probably consist mostly of materials and labor, rather than cash, city public works director Dave Peterson said.
The project will be "creating a nice environment down there where all that garbage currently...