San Luis Rey sprinklers extension will return to CHRB July 21
Last updated 6/30/2021 at 12:14pm
The San Luis Rey Training Center is in the process of installing fire sprinklers in the facility's older barns. The Stronach Group, which owns San Luis Rey, is seeking an extension of the California Horse Racing Board deadline to complete the automatic sprinkler systems and automatic fire alarm systems.
The extension request was on the agenda of the June 16 CHRB meeting, and the CHRB voted 7-0 not to grant that extension.
"They weren't satisfied with management's explanation that the COVID situation had delayed installation," said CHRB spokesman Mike Marten. "The decision was to deny the...