Fairgrounds Oval Improvements

Fairgrounds Oval Improvements


This project restored the ball fields, football field and track at this popular recreational destination in the hub of this busy park. The Parks Foundation also replaced the deteriorated bleachers on the slope of the Oval with a meadow featuring native plantings. These improvements greatly enhance the attractiveness and usability of the Oval.


Allegheny County


The Allegheny County Parks Foundation raised the funds for this project. Funding was provided by:

  • Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
  • Allegheny County