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Newly-Installed Levi’s Stadium Turf Expected To Be Ready For Sunday 49ers Game

It was out with the new Friday at Levi’s Stadium as crews worked quickly to replace part of the playing surface just two games into the new stadium’s career.

7 hours ago

Crews tear out the sod at Levi's Stadium, August 21, 2014. (CBS)

49ers Replacing Slippery Sod At Levi’s Stadium Ahead Of Sunday Exhibition Game Against Chargers

Crews at Levi’s Stadium have been busy tearing up the grass on the new field after turf problems on Wednesday prompted the team to relocate a practice session to the team’s training facility because of slippery sod.

21 hours ago

Denver Broncos v San Francisco 49ers

Daily Madden: Pro Leagues Pay Close Attention To The Surface Where The Game Is Actually Played

The Giants’ protest over Tuesday’s fiasco with the tarp was upheld, even as the 49ers moved practice from Levi’s Stadium because of divots on the new turf.

08/21/2014

Denver Broncos v San Francisco 49ers

49ers Move Practice From Levi’s Stadium Over Issues With Turf

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh decided to move the team’s practice from Levi’s Stadium after receiver Stevie Johnson slipped on the field’s turf.

08/20/2014

Candlestick Park is made ready for the Paul McCartney concert Thursday. (CBS)

Grass Grab Likely As Turf Will Remain Uncovered During Final Candlestick Show

As fans file out of the stadium following Sir Paul McCartney’s farewell show at Candlestick Thursday, some will likely by trying to bring more than memories of the 50-plus year old stadium.

08/14/2014

Trucks bringing in the new turf for Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on April 17, 2014. (Matt Bigler/CBS)

New Turf Being Installed At Levi’s Stadium In Santa Clara

The turf, produced by West Coast Turf and called Bandera Bermuda, is much more water-efficient than your garden variety Bermuda grass.

04/17/2014

Beach Chalet athletic fields at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. (CBS)

Group Moves To Fight Lawsuit Against SF Golden Gate Park Turf Fields

Supporters of San Francisco’s plan to convert the Beach Chalet soccer fields in Golden Gate Park from grass to artificial turf Tuesday asked a judge to allow them to join the city in fighting a lawsuit filed by opponents seeking to block the project.

11/27/2012

Beach Chalet athletic fields at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco. (CBS)

Synthetic Turf Approved For SF Golden Gate Park Beach Chalet Fields

A proposal to replace the Beach Chalet grass fields on the western end of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park with synthetic turf and lighting was approved Thursday at a joint hearing of the city’s Planning and Recreation and Park commissions.

05/25/2012

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