A $5 million proposal to replace the tennis courts at San Francisco State University with an urban youth baseball academy has been put on hold, saving one of the few large public places to play tennis in The City from demolition.
A spokesperson for the university told the San Francisco Examiner last week that SFSU and the San Francisco Giants Community fund are looking for a new site to build the Junior Giants Urban Youth Academy.
“After extensive planning and review, it was determined that the proposed site on the campus was not feasible,” SFSU spokesperson Jonathan Morales said in an email. “The Giants Community Fund and S.F. State have agreed to continue their partnership and to look for new locations in the region.”
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