Hedlin’s Ballfield scored points with parents and children alike
Maple Avenue field’s greatest hits
June 30, 2021
La Conner’s longtime field of dreams will soon become a field of memories, visible merely in the mind’s eye as the property becomes new housing and a yet to be defined public park covering a half-acre or so.
Hedlin’s Ballfield, a youth sports hub here for decades, has heard its final cheers.
But there is still more than a smattering of boos from those who lament loss of much of the revered rare green space along busy Maple Avenue.
The Town purchased the property earlier this year and immediately dealt the bulk of it to Landed Gentry Homes for construction of 10 single-family houses...