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Waterloo frees up more space for Cedar Valley SportsPlex

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The City of Waterloo will buy two properties to give the nearly-completed Cedar Valley SportsPlex a little breathing room.

By a vote of 6-1, Waterloo City Council approved the purchase of the former site of Operation Threshold at 300 W Third St., as well as a duplex located at 217 and 219 Jefferson St.

Both buildings will be demolished to make room for parking spaces and an outdoor playground.

The old Operation Threshold site sold for $400,000, while the duplex site sold for $87,000.

The Cedar Valley SportsPlex is expected to open this fall.

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