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Hartford Area Sports Venues Discussed At Chamber Event

The CT River Valley Chamber of Commerce presented a panel discussion called "Sports in the Hartford/ East Hartford Area," which focused on the economic impacts of professional and other sports teams and their associated venues on the region.

While Hartford gears up for the opening of the Yard Goats' stadium, Dunkin' Donuts Field, there is some concern that not enough has been done to maximize the positive economic impact of nearby venues, including Rentschler Field.

With the current target date of May 31 for the Hartford Yard Goats' first home game at their new stadium, Yard Goats' General Manager Tim Restall spoke about what he hopes is the impact on Hartford of...