MIAMI GARDENS (CBSMiami) — Now that the season is over for the Miami Dolphins, construction is set to get underway at Sunlife Stadium for new renovations.READ MORE: Florida COVID-19 Hospitalizations Decrease
Crews will begin building a massive canopy that will shield fans from the sun and rain.READ MORE: Barricaded Man Who Set Items On Fire, Threw Them Off Fort Lauderdale Apartment Balcony Taken Into Custody
The canopy spans 672,000 feet around the stadium, leaving a cutout over the field. There will also be a drainage system to prevent water from pouring off the roof and into the crowd.
Plans are to have the canopy up before the start of next season.MORE NEWS: London-Bound American Airlines Flight Returned To MIA After Couple Refused To Wear Masks