Iowa Speedway President David Hyatt Statement On Project Fastpitch
Innovative softball complex and mixed-use project set to open in Summer 2020
NEWTON, Iowa (August 14, 2019) – The one-of-a-kind Project Fastpitch will occupy the space north of RUstry Wallace Drive across from Iowa Speedway. Project Fastpitch is a proposed seven-acre mixed-use development that would include 12 outdoor softball fields, four indoor fields, hotels, restaurants and retail facilities.
“Development like this provides many benefits to our city and to central Iowa. Newton and our extended region offer numerous high-level recreation attractions, including our world-class Iowa Speedway as well as the playing fields, parks and historic venues dotted around the area. Creating events to draw more tourism to the area is sure to provide benefits to our race fans and other visitors alike.” – Davie Hyatt, Iowa Speedway President
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