Alamodome Seeking Naming-Rights Partner SC STL MLS Stadium Plan Once Again Stalls Eagles' Lurie Becoming More Hands On Avaya Stays On Earthquakes' Stadium For Now Warriors' Groundbreaking Keeps People Talking New UFC HQ To Feature Athlete Center Facility Notes Warriors Hold Lavish Arena Groundbreaking Glen Taylor Commits $9M More To Arena Upgrades Braves Moving Spring Home To Sarasota County
Published May 1, 1995
Camden County, NJ, officials, working with former Eagles QB Ron Jaworski and Gloucester Mayor Sandy Love, is putting together plans to build an office park and practice facility for the Eagles (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 4/30)....The proposed downtown arena in Washington, DC, "is under fire from members of influential historical groups," according to the WASHINGTON TIMES. Both the Fine Arts Commission and the D.C. Preservation League have said that building a new arena in the proposed location, near some treasured historical buildings, "would irreversibly damage the city's unusual grid of diagonal avenues" (WASHINGTON TIMES, 4/29)....In Cincinnati, Hamilton County officials will vote today on hiring marketing firm, Northlich Stolley LaWarre, to gauge public opinion on sports stadium issues. The firm, chosen by the Stadium Task Force, may spend up to $50,000 from a state grant administered by the county (CINCINNATI ENQUIRER, 4/29). Columnist Paul Daughtery recommends dealing with the Bengals' stadium concerns before the Reds, because the "Reds aren't going anywhere" (CINCINNATI ENQUIRER, 4/30).