Eagles Make Toyota First Auto Sponsor Since '08 Redskins Sell Naming Rights For Team HQ Sources: Isles In Talks For Arena At Belmont Park Facility Notes Islanders Potential Arena Near Citi Field? Chargers Dive Into Convention Center Possibilities MetLife Stadium Name To Stay Despite Changes Broncos Have No Stadium Naming Rights Offers Exactech Sees Value In Florida Arena Deal Facility Notes
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).