The Miami Dolphins broke ground today on a new training facility that could become the best in the NFL. The team says that they are building a “best in class” complex that will attract free agents and help improve the team’s training. The facility is being built on a Hard Rock stadium parking lot, on the northwest corner of the property. Dolphins players will have access to significantly improved facilities.
Detroit — It’s supposed to feel like home.
Curbed Washington DC
Officially open to the public at the ribbon-cutting ceremony last weekend, D.C.’s Entertainment and Sports Arena (ESA) in Southeast will herald a new chapter for the St. Elizabeths East Campus, the former site of facilities for a major psychiatric hospital administered by the federal government. The project is part of the ongoing redevelopment of the 180-acre campus into a massive mixed-use community.
Detroit Free Press
The new Detroit Pistons performance center will house a familiar name. The Pistons and Michigan-based grocer Plum Market announced in a press release Wednesday morning that the grocery chain will open a cafe and retail store in the Henry Ford-Detroit Pistons Performance Center under construction in the New Center area of Detroit, a short distance from Little Caesars Arena.
The Pistons and Henry Ford Health Systems announced plans for a state-of-the-art training, rehabilitation and sports medicine complex near Tech Town and a few blocks away from the Fisher Building. It’ll be located between 2nd and 3rd, near these warehouses sold last week. Henry Ford owns the land, which is currently a parking lot.