Commonwealth Stadium

Local/Regional News
3:28 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Commonwealth Construction Companies Sign Safety Agreement With Labor Cabinet

Construction underway at Commonwealth Stadium
Credit Josh James / WUKY

Kentucky Labor Dept. representatives joined construction company officials at Commonwealth Stadium Monday afternoon to sign a special agreement.

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6:50 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

UK Puts More Restrictions On What Fans Can Bring Into Commonwealth

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LEXINGTON, Ky. -- University of Kentucky officials have announced a new security policy that bans backpacks and large bags from Commonwealth Stadium.

Fans are allowed one small bag no bigger than 13.5 by 10.7 inches that must fit within sizing bins at stadium gates.

The measure announced Thursday takes effect with Kentucky's Sept. 7 home opener against Miami (Ohio).

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Local/Regional News
12:18 pm
Wed February 15, 2012

UK, Deaf Fan Settle Lawsuit

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -  A deaf University of Kentucky football season ticket holder and the school have settled a lawsuit over closed-captioning at Commonwealth Stadium.

Charles Mitchell of Lancaster in central Kentucky sued in May, seeking to force the university to put captions for all game announcements on the scoreboards of the stadium under the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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