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Judge Rules No Vote Needed For Public Funding Of Proposed Rams StadiumPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 04 / 15
St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Thomas Frawley yesterday ruled that the city "does not need voter approval before spending tax dollars" on a riverfront NFL stadium, "jumping another hurdle in the race to keep" the Rams, according to a front-page piece by David Hunn of the ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH. Fraw...
Denver Mayor Wellington Webb said Wednesday that "he doubts a November election can be held on a new Broncos football stadium because of the delays caused by a feud over unpaid bills of the site selec
In WA, Kent Caputo, a top aide to former Gov. Mike Lowry, is the first nominee to the seven-member public board that will oversee the $425M Seahawks stadium and exhibition center (Tacoma NEWS TRIBUNE,
Maple Leaf Gardens Ltd. said it is "killing plans" for a C$300M arena at Union Station, according to Don Wanagas of the TORONTO SUN. Leafs VP/Arena Project Dir Tom Anselmi: "We''re done negotiating. F
Projected cost overruns "have slowed negotiations" between the Astros and local officials on a final lease for the proposed downtown baseball stadium, according to John Williams of the HOUSTON CHRONIC
In DC, Thomas Hall writes that while officials at Abe Pollin''s Washington Sports "won''t confirm anything ... insiders say" the MCI Center will open on December 2, two months behind the original Octo
In Colorado, the stadium site selection board said Tuesday it has suspended operations until the city of Denver "cuts the blank check the board has demanded, a move that further threatens a proposed N
The Spurs, "seeking to overcome a lack of taxpayer support for a new arena, plan to launch a public-relations campaign after Labor Day that they hope leads to a new" $120M facility, according to Travi
Daytona International Speedway (DIS) officials announced "construction will begin immediately on installing the ''largest lighting project in the entire world,'' designed to illuminate the 2.5-mile tr
Renovations to the Orlando Arena could cost $50M, "but how much of the tab taxpayers or the [Magic] pick up has not been decided," according to Dan Tracy of the ORLANDO SENTINEL. Among renovation opti
Hamilton County, OH, officials and the Reds are talking about selling PSLs "to pay for part of the team''s financial contribution for a new ballpark," according to Lucy May of the CINCINNATI ENQUIRER.