Fortress Sends In Proposal For New Raiders Stadium Coyotes Running Out Of Options For New Arena Ballpark Of The Palm Beaches Opens Gates Facility Notes UCF Raising Funds For New Athletic Village Padres Don't Expect Petco Damage After Major Rain Facility Notes Officials Discussing Financing Of Pimlico Upgrades Ballmer Talking Inglewood Arena For Clippers? Pistons Announce New HQ, Practice Facility In Downtown
Published October 29, 1997
Nashville stadium officials said that two hundred barrels of toxic waste found on the fringes of the Oilers' stadium site "shouldn't hold up progress" on the $292M facility (NASHVILLE BANNER, 10/27)....The L.A. City Council voted 12-1 on final approval for the new downtown sports arena. The action "paves the way for developers to secure financing and begin preliminary work on the project." Construction could begin in January (L.A. TIMES, 10/29).