Eastman Trail & Fields at Newman Elementary School


M.J. Cataldo, Inc. did all of the site development and landscaping for this new trail network, boardwalk, and athletic fields in Needham, Mass.

  • Year: 2015
  • Client: Town of Needham
  • Location: Needham, Mass.
  • Project Type: Municipal Trail & Athletic Fields

About this Project

In the summer of 2015, M.J. Cataldo, Inc. worked consecutively on two adjacent projects at The Newman Elementary School: a trail system and athletic fields.

These projects included:

  • Driving a series of helical piles to support a boardwalk and dock through wetlands
  • Installing specialized stone dust surface for walking trails
  • Construction of circular outdoor classroom and amphitheater with ADA access
  • Stripped existing fields, screened top soil, installed drainage irrigation fencing and natural turf

Photos by Ben Carmichael

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Concord Academy - Moriarty Athletic Campus

Town of Needham - Reservoir Trail

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