Hammons Field

Hammons Field purchase official, City now owns Hammons Field and adjacent parking lots

The City of Springfield is now officially the new owner of Hammons Field, following the final steps that included approval by a U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Kansas at Kansas City judge and the closing on the property. The combination $12 million purchase agreement includes the stadium and a parking lot directly across Trafficway south of the stadium and the one to the west of the stadium, not currently marked for parking. Unrestricted savings from the General Fund and monies earmarked for “Economic Vitality” from the Level Property Tax Fund are being used to fund the investment. The former owner of the stadium was The John Q. Hammons Charitable Trust. 

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