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Charlotte's Mecklenburg County Releases Details Of Proposed $175M MLS StadiumPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 23 / 17
Mecklenburg County (N.C.) last Friday "released details of a proposed" $175M MLS stadium for which the county and city of Charlotte are "each asked to contribute" up to $43.75M, according to Henderson & Portillo of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. The local ownership group of SMI's Bruton and Marcus...
Denver stadium supporters "moved quickly" yesterday to stop city councilmember Sue Casey from "turning the November election into a choice between football and babies," according to Ann Imse of the RO
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Tropicana Field is examined by Dave Cunningham of the ORLANDO SENTINEL under the header, "Is The Trop a Flop?" Cunningham: "The buzzword around Tropicana Field these days is ''joke.'' As in: ''This ba
Jefferson County, AL, voters "crushed a tax proposal that would have brought" $697M in construction projects to the city, "but supporters say Birmingham''s bid to build a domed stadium and lure a prof
PNC Bank is "expected to announce" tomorrow that it will pay for naming rights to the Pirates'' new $228M ballpark, according to Barnes & Fitzpatrick of the PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE. Terms of the deal
In Baltimore, Jon Morgan writes that the Ravens'' new stadium features 60,000 "bright purple seats," a "delight, or an eyesore, depending on your tastes." Around 9,000 seats, most in the members-only
The City of Denver plans to give the 80-acre Broncos stadium site to the six-county stadium district for $1, even though the land has been valued at $40M, according to Ann Imse of the ROCKY MOUNTAIN N
After seeing their seats for the first time at an open- house Thursday, "several hundred" Ravens fans "have asked the team to move them to a new location," according to Jon Morgan of the Baltimore SUN
The Pirates'' new ballpark "will be named after a Fortune 500 company with operations in Pittsburgh, according to a letter from the team." MLB Commissioner Bud Selig will be in Pittsburgh''s Clemente
An "unwritten rule" that lets fans "avoid the high price of Veterans Stadium beer is under review" by Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell''s office, according to Don Russell of the PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS.