City Of Oakland Faces Tough Raiders Decision Orlando City Unveils 25,500-Stadium Plan Populous To Design New DC United Stadium Marlins Have Veto Power Over Proposed MLS Stadium 49ers Continue To Have Sod Issues At Levi's Stadium Blackhawks Building New Practice Facility Jax Mayor Wants Financial Assurance For Shipyards TCU Basketball To Play In Schollmaier Arena Alameda County Wants Out Of Coliseum Deal Bucks Turn To County For Arena Land Deal
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).