Alamodome Seeking Naming-Rights Partner SC STL MLS Stadium Plan Once Again Stalls 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 Seattle Mayor Arranging Talks With NHL, NBA
Published February 6, 1996
The Nashville Metro Council's Budget and Finance Committee approved a resolution for issuance of $80M in bonds to help finance a new stadium for the Oilers (HOUSTON CHRONICLE, 2/5)....Three days after finalizing a deal to play at the Cow Palace next season, the Warriors resumed talks with Oakland officials Monday about rebuilding the Coliseum into a new 19,500- seat arena. A $100M construction program and team lease could be ready as early next week for review by the Oakland Alameda City Council (S.F. CHRONICLE, 2/6)....Construction on Bruton Smith's $100M Texas Motor Speedway will not be completed until summer, but racing fans can tour the facility Sunday (FT. WORTH STAR- TELEGRAM, 2/5).