Yesan-gun, paves the foundation to attract national
competitions and large-scale performances
- Commencement of the construction of the 3-story County
Sports Center -
announced that the construction of the Yesan County Sports Center kicked off on
March 2. The Yesan County Sports Center, established in the public sports field
of Hyangcheon-ri, Yesan-eup, will have one underground floor and three
aboveground floors and accommodate some 2,000 people. It will serve as a
multi-purpose indoor sports center that can even host handball matches, which
require the largest floor area out of all of the indoor sports games.
government will invest a total of 33 billion KRW (12.1 billion KRW from state
funds, 1.2 billion KRW from provincial funds, and 19.7 billion KRW from county
funds), and complete the project by 2016.
construction project was undertaken in 2006, and the civil engineering work was
completed in 2012. The building design and administrative procedures were
completed in 2014, and the successful bidder was chosen after a merit-based bidding
process supervised by the Public Procurement Service in February.
from the county government said, “The County Sports Center will be a
multi-purpose facility that can host national sporting competitions as well as
large-scale cultural and performing arts events. This is expected to improve
the quality of life for the county residents.”