Sports Dome

Russell Township’s brand new Sports Dome is now under construction, and this website is your tool to follow its progress.
Bellow, you will find the Sports Dome Background, Fundraising information, the Naming Rights RFP and construction updates, all relating to this landmark project.


June 21, 2017

June 21, 2017: The progress includes the air-supported structure excavation, forming and pouring of the footings.

June 13, 2017

June 13, 2017: The progress includes the clubhouse excavation, forming and pouring of the footings and foundation walls.


On February 21st, 2017, Council unanimously voted in favour of the Dome Project. More information will become available as the project proceeds. Peruse the presentation that Council received to approve the project: Dome Presentation (Feb. 21).

The Corporation of the Township of Russell is proceeding with the construction of a sports dome to house a variety of indoor activities year-round. The first of its kind, not only in Russell Township, but in the United Counties of Prescott-Russell, the Sports Dome will be a multi-sport facility, enabling the residents of our area to enjoy the benefits of exercise and sport throughout the year.


Fundraising is now underway. For more information or to donate, visit the KinClub of Russell's webpage.

Naming Rights

RFP: The Township of Russell requests Proposals from interested parties for the naming rights of the Sports Dome in Embrun, Ontario.

Click here for the full RFP
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