DC United Finalizes New Stadium Approval Rams' Move To L.A. Unlikely For '15 Redskins Nix Chinese-Built Wi-Fi System Deal NASL Team Owner Discusses MLS Plans Vinik Unveils Building Plan Near Amalie Arena 49ers Cut McDonald Following Assault Probe Chargers Staying In San Diego Next Year Lammi Sports Buys Wisconsin Athletic HOF Comic Book Makes Superhero Merch With QBs Bears' Leadership Under Fire
Published May 6, 1996
49ers President Carmen Policy, on the upcoming public consideration of funds for a new stadium for the team: "If you recognize that an NFL franchise is valuable to the city, it's that simple. We need a little help (PHILA. INQUIRER, 5/5)....Despite opposition from aviation groups that say building a stadium near National Airport will disrupt flights, Arlington County officials are not giving up their bid to build a new baseball stadium (WASHINGTON BUSINESS JOURNAL, 5/3-9)....Yankees Owner George Steinbrenner says he is considering a report from HOK architectural firm and will make a decision about a possible new site for the team "within a month" (N.Y. TIMES, 5/5)....The job of constructing a new stadium for the Mariners will be awarded to Huber, Hunt & Nichols Inc. of Indianapolis, the builders of Cleveland's Jacobs Field and the Diamondbacks' Bank One Ballpark (Tacoma NEWS TRIBUNE, 5/3).