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 Chargers Staying In San Diego Next Year Lammi Sports Buys Wisconsin Athletic HOF Great American Ball Park Seats Replaced Cheap Senators Considering Moving To New Arena Costs Rise For Univ. of Colorado Stadium Brewers Announce Creation Of "Selig Experience"
Published October 17, 1996
An anti-stadium group, led by the Libertarian parties in both Wisconsin and metropolitan Milwaukee, have asked U.S. District Judge Thomas Curran to issue a preliminary injunction to block the Brewers stadium project until their challenge to the legality of the stadium tax is decided (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 10/17)....In Philadelphia, the city hopes to release recommendations on stadium deals for the Phillies and Eagles by the spring. David Cohen, Mayor Ed Rendell's Chief of Staff: "We've got our teams ... through the year 2011. They ain't leaving" (PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS, 10/17)....John Thompson, the Browns "Big Dawg," is set to purchase a PSL for the new football stadium. Thompson: "I'm going to buy one, although $250 [the cheapest PSL] is all I can afford" (Cleveland PLAIN-DEALER, 10/16).