Bucks' Owners To Contribute $150M To New Arena St. Pete Denies Rays' Ballpark Search Deal Levine: Yankee Stadium Can House MLS, MLB Sabres Impressed With HarborCenter Facility Braves Add Land For New Ballpark Parking Rice Univ. Upgrading Football Stadium Facility Notes DC United Finalizes New Stadium Approval Redskins Nix Chinese-Built Wi-Fi System Deal NASL Team Owner Discusses MLS Plans
Published January 3, 1995
MI Governor John Engler has agreed to back a plan to build a new stadium for the Tigers in downtown Detroit, joining Detroit Mayor Dennis Archer and Tigers owner Mike Ilitch (Mult., 1/2)....MA House Speaker Charles Flaherty said he will convene a summit meeting "by mid January at the latest," in an effort to get an agreement on the possible construction of a $500M megaplex convention and sports stadium complex in downtown Boston (BOSTON GLOBE, 12/28).... Richardson Sports, the owners of the Carolina Panthers, responded to accusations of a lack of minority contractors. According to Richardson, 30 minority firms have accounted for 20% of the dollar value of the work done on the new Carolinas Stadium (Tawn Nhan, CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, 12/26).