Alamodome Seeking Naming-Rights Partner SC STL MLS Stadium Plan Once Again Stalls Avaya Stays On Earthquakes' Stadium For Now Warriors' Groundbreaking Keeps People Talking New UFC HQ To Feature Athlete Center Facility Notes Warriors Hold Lavish Arena Groundbreaking Glen Taylor Commits $9M More To Arena Upgrades Braves Moving Spring Home To Sarasota County Seattle Mayor Arranging Talks With NHL, NBA
Published April 7, 1998
Ushers, ticket takers and janitors will work the Pirates home opener today under a new contract "that gives Three Rivers Stadium management attendance and disciplinary controls it had sought to improve customer service." Spectacor Management Group "said it won the right to move employees who mistreat fans, violate policy or are otherwise negligent or unable to do the job." The settlement "ends a long squabble that included a three-game strike last September" (POST-GAZETTE, 4/6)....Groundbreaking ceremonies took place yesterday in MO for the 10,000-seat St. Charles County Family Arena, which is expected to attract "at least 115 events each year." As tenants, investors have lined up a United Hockey League franchise and a CBA team, both to begin play in '99 (ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH, 4/7).