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 Atlanta MLS Club Nears Deal For DeKalb HQ Facility Notes San Diego Pitches Chargers Plan To NFL A's Reportedly Holding "Positive" Ballpark Talks Indians Eye More Ballpark Renovations
Published November 5, 1996
DECISION DAY: Dade County voters will decide today whether an arena should be built on Biscayne Bay for the Heat. In Detroit, Wayne County voters decide on Proposition S, a referendum on county tourism taxes on hotel rooms and rental vehicles. Revenue would be appropriated to the construction of side-by-side downtown facilities for the Lions and Tigers (DETROIT NEWS, 11/5). STADIUM NOTES: In Atlanta, the Atlanta-Fulton County Recreation Authority has scheduled a special meeting today to consider the deal with TBS for a $215M downtown arena. (ATLANTA CONSTITUTION, 11/5)....In New York, Michael Lewis notes U.S. Soccer Federation officials say that Giants Stadium is under consideration to host a World Cup qualifying game next year (N.Y. DAILY NEWS, 11/5).