There were plans for a major hip-hop concert last year, but the event was shifted to Cleveland due to concerns about the condition of the facility.
The structural soundness of the stadium is unclear. The press box looks like it might topple due to all the vandalism.
The bleachers are strewn about in piles. Manhole covers are missing, leaving gaping, deep holes throughout.
The only portion of the stadium that appears in good condition is the field itself.
The green artificial turf is still spongy to the touch. But someone has tried to rip up the Zippy logo at the 50-yard line and the “A” in Akron in one end zone has been torn away.
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