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Laborers Union preps for stadium groundbreaking Monday

Posted November 13, 2017 1:55 p.m. EST

— The Laborers Union Local 872 is getting ready for the groundbreaking ceremony at the site that will soon house the Raiders stadium.

Members of the union set up a massive tarp that resembles a football field on Saturday near Polaris Avenue and Dewey Drive.

The Groundbreaking ceremony for the upcoming Raiders stadium is expected to take place at the same location at 5 p.m. November 13.

Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak says that the target date for the stadium's completion is July 31, 2020.