Blackhawks Building New Practice Facility Jax Mayor Wants Financial Assurance For Shipyards Dez Bryant Praises Roc Nation's Mentorship TCU Basketball To Play In Schollmaier Arena Stephen Jones Emerging As Face Of Cowboys Alameda County Wants Out Of Coliseum Deal Bucks Turn To County For Arena Land Deal NBA Signs Marriott For International Games Atlanta MLS Club Nears Deal For DeKalb HQ Facility Notes
SBD/Issue 89/Facilities & Venues
Published January 26, 2006
|Toyota Center To Receive State
And Local Funds For Upgrades
TAXMAN: In Dallas, Eric Aasen reports the Irving City Council plans to call an election in May to “let voters decide whether to give the council the option of levying up to a 10[%] ticket tax and a $3-per-vehicle tax on” Cowboys fans starting this fall. The city also wants to “impose up to a $5,000 fee per game on each team member, which would probably be a first in Texas.” Tax proceeds would be used to develop the Texas Stadium land once the Cowboys move to Arlington in ’09 (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 1/26).