Turf trend: Schools replacing real grass
Saving school districts big money
- Duration 3:03
- Date Apr 27, 2012
Saving school districts big money
Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
They you know in these days which budgets -- budget cuts are playing especially your school system near you and parks are running out of funds what better way to save it then to actually put in synthetic turf.
That's the story right now Jennifer all this year and she's actually petting it and with this also is Tim -- athletic services plus welcome to both here.
I see these children in the background I'm not care less that we're a television could that play inside -- tries to tell me about this turf -- help paying for this could save us money.
Synthetic tour does a great resource -- music went by seven.
Easy access -- -- -- title reduce how to BC by increasing physical fitness right.
They don't have to water -- you have to pay for maintenance extra cost is limited so -- have a sock to the average soccer field of battle football field and I wanna put turf down.
Tim how much you can -- -- looking.
It doesn't hurt someone and there are -- thousands were -- -- is about 600000.
-- -- -- -- Right and now a situation where I want to do it might -- his security hurting for money.
In two to four years it'll pay off perhaps.
-- would -- get the money.
It'll be return investments before you break and if you didn't you charged him of actually maybe sometimes driving up the driving for those funds.
Well there's a number placement together what we do is put the pieces of the puzzle together -- community has a different problem.
Sometimes it's funny -- -- who loves homecoming party school.
How to figure out -- win win it's it's this it's all about it's all about partnerships is all that Jimmy's got together like in Springfield Missouri and how they're coming together.
With the mercy hospital and some of the communities out -- we've raised nearly two and a half million dollars that he.
But that front that's a healthy place to play in the and -- -- a lot.
Thank you -- -- Put my name in the terror and at the sponsor and then -- -- that would.
Every -- awareness you know what -- the community is there to support the children.
If there's one other thing that's great cause he's being not really -- landscape because you not -- -- did nothing in the mobile launch.
And it's pretty easy to me there's a lot of times as a maintenance actually comes with him at -- good thing -- -- also went into in the urban areas you'll be -- was a lot nefarious acts going on.
And they'll say they'll put turf down percent of those kids buying -- to do whatever.
They're playing sports active when you're on competitive on the -- -- streets get a better sense of wellbeing of our company.
You better to face everyday challenges and more positive I just got kicked in the back of the -- I believe what she was -- use.
What is she gets kicked me was it do he's going after the ball -- I just like the ball right so why shouldn't take it personally -- man in the area.
You keeping score perhaps about how this game is going yeah I think I thought you play for fun -- -- goes to restore the so far this morning.
I -- can't eat but you have had fun having an okay you've got to stay -- you for the next three hours you just run -- Saturday.
Good I don't get.
-- -- -- -- is Beckett is more than just a soccer model he's actually happy there goes with it on this album.
I shot at a time Jennifer thanks so much for evidence that integrate -- -- and so -- could be so that -- -- revitalize your -- revitalize your apartment -- --