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Published October 14, 1997
The San Antonio Sports Foundation and the Greater San Antonio Chamber of Commerce "are primed" to launch surveys "to gauge public support for the construction of a new multipurpose arena" (S.A. EXPRESS-NEWS, 10/11)....In Akron, David Adams examined construction of Cleveland's new football stadium in light of cost overruns incurred by Gateway Corp. with Jacobs Field and Gund Arena. Mayor Michael White, on staying within the $247M budget: "We have been relentless with the architect. We have been relentless with the engineer. We have been relentless with the owner's representative. We have been relentless with the construction manager" (BEACON JOURNAL, 10/12).