Athletic Director Rich Roy said the ability to absorb some of the 25 percent of community events, such as Pop Warner and Youth Lacrosse and Soccer, is a tremendous opportunity. Additionally, it would preserve numerous natural grass fields.
"It's a dual benefit," he said.
A public hearing is scheduled for 7 p.m. Feb. 26 at Eagle Hill Middle School. The vote is scheduled from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 5 at Fayetteville Elementary School.
In other action:
The board accepted the resolution to approve zone changes for Manlius
businessman Thomas Salzburg who is moving his business to a house across the road from Smith's Plaza off Route 173. Instead of spot zoning for one person, a row of eight properties will change from R3 to RM zones.
It's a reasonable zone change and good for the area, said Town councilor Nick Marzola.
A public hearing has been set for 7:05 p.m. Wednesday Feb. 27 concerning Sensis Corps' request for a zone change at Collamer and Schepps Corner roads.
The board will next meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at Manlius Town Hall on Brooklea Drive in Fayetteville.