MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – U.S. Bank Stadium is getting $6 million worth of upgrades now that the Vikings season is over.
The biggest project is $5 million worth of curtains to create uniform lighting during the NCAA’s Final Four in April.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: Dangerous, Smoky Air Could Linger Longer Than Our Current Alert
Another project is new turf for the Vikings.READ MORE: Man Walking Along I-94 In Monticello Struck And Killed
The team says that after several concerts, monster truck rallies and the Super Bowl, the turf, which is only 3 years old, needs to go.MORE NEWS: Murder Charge Filed In Shooting Outside Elks Club
It will be paid for with money already set aside from the Vikings and taxpayers.