The Laborers Union Local 872 is getting ready for the groundbreaking ceremony at the site that will soon house the Raiders stadium.
Members of the union set up a massive tarp that resembles a football field on Saturday near Polaris Avenue and Dewey Drive.
In less than 8 hours @872Laborers went from concept to completion, to us this was a taste, a dry run for things to come. @RAIDERS . We are #VegasStrong , and #local872proud Local#872 WILL MEET AND EXCEED EXPECTATIONS 👷🏻👷♀️👍🏻it all we know🤷🏻♂️ you dream it we build it pic.twitter.com/Tod5NPkew5
— Lou (@LouDeSalvio) November 13, 2017
— 872 RAIDER NATION (@872Laborers) November 13, 2017
The Groundbreaking ceremony for the upcoming Raiders stadium is expected to take place at the same location at 5 p.m. November 13.
Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak says that the target date for the stadium's completion is July 31, 2020.