May 17, 2021

Dodger Stadium Renovation: Construction Fears, Concerns with New Home Run Seats, and More (Dodgers Nation)



On Tuesday, local media was invited to Dodger Stadium for a walk around the ballpark with Dodgers Senior Vice President, Planning and Development Janet Marie Smith.

DodgersNation.com had an exclusive opportunity to ask a few more questions with the VP after the tour was over. Question number one? Biggest fears with opening day closing in.

It turns out that mother nature is public enemy number one.

Rain. If we don’t have rain, we’re good. We’re confident that we’ve got just the ultra professional team out here… opening day’s not moving — Stan Kasten’s always said ‘March the 26th, do anything you have to do,’ March the 26th, that’s our day, so we feel good about it. We’ve got a lot of work to do but we feel confident.

One of the more exciting and anticipated changes coming to the stadium this season is the addition of front row “home run seats,” putting fans in the pavilion closer to the action than they’ve ever been before. But with new access like that comes change… and the potential for never before seen fan interference. Any concerns?

We really don’t. Of course,…

Read “Dodger Stadium Renovation: Construction Fears, Concerns with New Home Run Seats, and More” at Dodgers Nation