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Orlando Seeks Eminent Domain For MLS Venue Site, While Magic's Project Approved
Published May 21, 2014
IT'S MAGIC! Schlueb also reports the Magic yesterday "won preliminary approval for the first phase" of its $200M sports-and-entertainment complex. The first phase of the project "includes a six-story office building where the team would move its corporate headquarters, shopping and dining, a parking garage and a festival plaza." It "won unanimous approval from the Municipal Planning Board, despite some concern about the size and number of giant video screens that would adorn the exterior of some buildings" (ORLANDO SENTINEL, 5/21).