Costs Rise For Wizards' Practice Facility NASCAR Tracks Cashing In With Non-Racing Events Bypass To Put Its Hardware In Sports Venues San Diego Chamber Endorses Chargers' Plan Sources: Ballmer Wants New Arena For Clips Vikings Select Firms To Build New HQ LAFC Mulls HQ, Complex In Tustin Beaver Stadium Capacity Likely To Get Smaller Seahawks/Sounders Looking For Naming Rights Turner Field Area Could Become College Stadium
Published October 19, 1995
The Oakland Coliseum board gave its approval yesterday to an agreement "shifting power over major financial decisions to city and county appointees." The board voted unanimously in favor of a 10-year operating agreement (S.F. CHRONICLE, 10/19)....Milwaukee Mayor John Norquist yesterday appointed Budget Dir Stephen Agostini to the WI Professional Baseball District Board (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 10/19). ....Georgia Dome engineers have found a permanent fix for the water-ponding on the roof. They plan to install adjustable posts with cables to raise the slope around the perimeter by about three feet (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 10/19). ....The "boom" in projects in TN, most notably in Nashville where a new $120M arena is being built, is profiled in the latest issue of FACILITIES magazine (10/95 issue).