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Turf

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