390 - How to Ensure Success with Your Synthetics!

Thursday, September 28
8:00 AM–9:15 AM

Location: Room 225

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Planning, Design, and Maintenance
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

Converting your athletic fields to synthetic turf can help meet your community's athletic field goals. Gain insight to ensure that synthetics meet your goals from one of the largest municipal owners of synthetic turf fields. Fairfax County shares their experience funding, designing, maintaining, operating and scheduling over 90 synthetic turf fields.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Identify a variety of synthetic turf field maintenance and operations considerations that ensure you cost effectively manage your fields to maximize the use and community benefit.
Identify and provide awareness of potential synthetic turf athletic field use and scheduling issues and provide strategies and ways to partner to avoid potential field conflicts.
Identify a variety of innovative synthetic turf field funding, planning and design ideas that are critical meeting your community's athletic field needs and goals.