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Watkins Glen International Set to Repave in 2015


Watkins Glen International President Michael Printup announced Wednesday that the historic track will conduct a repaving project in the summer of 2015. It is the first time the track will be repaved since 1998.

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  • Join WGI for a Daytona 500 Viewing Party

    Watkins Glen International welcomes all fans of NASCAR and The Glen to watch the Great American Race during a Daytona 500 Viewing Party in the Media Center on Sunday, Feb. 22nd.

  • Feb 11

    Repaving Project Is Boon For Upstate New York Work Force

    The massive undertaking of repaving Watkins Glen International means a boon for the upstate New York work force. More than 50 jobs totaling 10,000-plus labor hours will fall to local workers. Additionally, approximately $3.3 million in locally sourced materials will be used during the repave.

  • Dec 11

    Watkins Glen International Awarded State Funding for Modernization and Repaving

    Watkins Glen International is pleased to announce that it has been awarded $2.25 million by the State of New York and Governor Andrew Cuomo to assist in modernization efforts and repaving of the historic facility. Watkins Glen International receives the award after being named a Priority Project by the Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council (STREDC) in 2014. The grant comes on the heels of $33.5 million in private capital investments at Watkins Glen International over the past 10 years, with an additional $12 million committed for 2015. The investments cement The Glen’s position as the premier road racing facility in North America.

  • Dec 05

    Make a Change at The Glen

    Watkins Glen International reminds the community of this season’s volunteer opportunities on International Volunteer Day (December 5). For local and regional non-profit, school, civic and church charitable organizations there are a variety of ways to get involved at The Glen this summer.

  • Dec 02

    Renewals Continue for 2015 WGI Season

    Watkins Glen International renewal season continues for guests of Glenora Wine Cellars U.S. Vintage Grand Prix presented by Welliver (July 24-26) and Finger Lakes Beer Festival presented by Finger Lakes Beer Trail (October 24). WGI account holders for either event will receive renewal forms at the beginning of December. This exclusive group of fans has the opportunity to save by renewing before tickets go on sale in January.

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