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 Vinik Unveils Building Plan Near Amalie Arena
Published May 10, 1996
A public hearing is scheduled for June 5 to allow Hillsborough County, FL voters to discuss proposed sales tax increases to fund a new Bucs stadium (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 5/9)... ...The U.S. Board on Geographic Names said that Raljon will not become the official name of the new Redskins stadium site -- as desired by Redskins Owner Jack Kent Cooke -- and it will continue to be called Landover (WASHINGTON TIMES, 5/10)....In Boston, Joan Vennochi notes the delay in Pats Owner Robert Kraft's "imminent" stadium plans. Kraft his retained ML Strategies, a Boston lobbying firm to help the project (BOSTON GLOBE, 5/10).