The summit at Palazzo San Giacomo between the Mayor Luigi de Magistris and the Commissioner for the Universiade Maria Luisa on the 2019 Universiade. Immediately after the meeting came two resolutions concerning the Stadio San Paolo from the value of 4.5 million. The Fuorigrotta will host the opening of the event, the closing and the athletics competitions. The first concerns the approval of the “final-executive project on the redevelopment of the athletics track” and is worth just under 2.2 million. «The interventions of ordinary and extraordinary maintenance – it is read in the note of the municipality – respect the prescriptions dictated by the Fisu» which contemplate «The total reconstruction of the track of athletics and all the building works of the functional environments to Event ‘. The interventions for the athletics competitions will also be made in the “internal environments of the stadium, will be carried out improvements in the premises hosting the offices and which have been identified as necessary for the performance of the event in 2019, besides the restyling of the dressing rooms, ».
It is worth pointing out that the resurfacing of the track could be the tombstone on the Agreement for the Convention of the Management of the stadium with SSC Napoli. As is known the patron Aurelio De Laurentiis, in his hypothesis of renovations he did not foresee the track to bring the stands closer to the ground. We move on to the second resolution for the redevelopment and implementation of the lighting system and the athletic track» from the value of 2,246,000. «In the plant – reminiscent of the municipality – some of the lighting fixtures will be re-used after proper maintenance. Therefore, a hybrid San Paolo has been designed, consisting partly of new Led-technology headlights, partly from the current headlights. «The new renovations will also be equipped with a control system for lighting games and the creation of spectacular effects».