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07/15/96
ALL ABOARD IN SEATTLE, NEXT STOP DENVER

The Seattle-King County Sports and Event Council is taking a squad of local officials on a tour of Coors Field this week, after the stadium board favored that ballpark in a March ''96 tour of MLB stad

Tags: Facilities, MLB, Seattle Mariners, Seattle Seahawks, Vulcan Ventures

07/12/96
CHICAGO HOPE: BEARS' BESTOWAL BOOSTS STADIUM CHANCES

Bears officials said Thursday that the team has agreed to come up with $175M of the $415M needed to build a new domed stadium, diminishing a "taxpayer perception that the team''s owners were getting a

Tags: Chicago Bears, Facilities

07/12/96
NEW HIVE'S FINANCING WOULD BE PATTERNED AFTER KIEL CENTER

NationsBank, First Union Corp. and other "powerful businesses" are working with Hornets Owner George Shinn to form a "corporate arena ownership umbrella" to finance a new $150M uptown facility, accord

Tags: Bank of America, Facilities, New Orleans Pelicans, St. Louis Blues

07/12/96
RAVENS CALL ON FAMILIAR FACE; TICKET PROBLEMS ADDRESSED

The Ravens hired their own staff of architects, including Janet Marie Smith, whose "ideas produced many of the old- fashioned features at Camden Yards," to work with HOK in designing their "much-malig

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Ravens, Facilities, Time Warner

07/12/96
STADIUM NOTES

The TAMPA TRIBUNE''s Joe Henderson writes as long as U.S. Sen. Daniel Patrick Moynihan''s (D-NY) bill that would stop cities from issuing tax-free bonds for stadiums "has even a chance of becoming a l

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

07/11/96
SUN RISES WITH NEW RAVEN STADIUM DESIGNS

Amid criticism that HOK Sports Facilities Group''s designs for a new Ravens stadium failed to capture "the spirit of Camden Yards," the Baltimore SUN asked six local architects to submit new ideas. Th

Tags: Baltimore Ravens, Facilities, HOK Sports

07/11/96
STADIUM NOTES

After a meeting with Harris County Judge Robert Eckels, Astros Owner Drayton McLane said he has yet to receive a "firm offer for a new baseball stadium" but will meet again with the judge in a few day

Tags: Cleveland Indians, Facilities, Houston Astros

07/11/96
BUCCANEERS WIN, 5-2: SALES TAX INCREASE STAYS ON BALLOT

Hillsborough County Commissioners voted 5-2 to proceed with a referendum on a half-cent sales tax increase for 30 years that would help fund a new Bucs stadium, reports Joe Henderson of the TAMPA TRIB

Tags: Facilities, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

07/10/96
PANTHERS EVICTION MAY COME TWO YEARS TOO SOON

The Miami Sports and Exhibition Authority, which owns the Miami Arena, sent a letter to the Panthers Tuesday saying the team will be evicted at midnight Monday unless a lease is signed, according to t

Tags: Facilities, Miami Heat

07/10/96
DECISION TIME IN HILLSBOROUGH -- OSCEOLA READY TO POUNCE

The Bucs "may hold the key" as to whether a referendum to increase Hillsborough County''s multi-purpose sales tax to 7% proceeds, writes Joe Henderson of the TAMPA TRIBUNE. At a hearing today, county

Tags: Facilities, NFL, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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