ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The new stadium, for Albuquerque Public School students that was 50 years in the making, is finally opening.
Wednesday at 6 p.m. a ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held at the new 7,000 seat community stadium on the west side near Ii-40 and 98th Street.
The $38 million dollar football stadium includes facilities for track and field and some road improvements.
It was paid for with funds approved by voters earlier this year and in 2010.
The stadium was built in a pit design to keep light and noise from drifting into nearby neighborhoods.
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