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Braves Assure Fans Of Safety At New Ballpark After Death At Turner FieldPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 09 / 01 / 15
The death of a fan last weekend at Turner Field "raises questions about the height of guard rails" at the Braves' new ballpark when it opens in '17, according to Charles Odum of the AP. The Braves said that they had "safety in mind when planning SunTrust Park even before Gregory Murrey's death Satur...
A number of media outlets continue to report on the acceleration of new stadiums built around the country and their effect on local economies. In this week''s BARRON''S cover story, Jonathan Laing use
An L.A. TIMES editorial lauds L.A. officials for showing signs of cooperation for a proposed new Kings and Lakers arena: "This is a plan that could rejuvenate the Convention Center, spur other downtow
In the wake of Gaylord Entertainment withdrawing its offer to contribute $5M toward the construction of a downtown Nashville arena, the city Metro Council voted to finance $22.4M in general obligation
A DETROIT NEWS poll of 400 Wayne County voters over the last two days reveals 58% support a 1% hotel tax and a 2% rental car tax to help finance the new stadiums for the Tigers and Lions. A Wayne Coun
Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell yesterday "threw some cold water" on builder Daniel Keating''s proposal to build a downtown ballpark, according to the PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER. Rendell prefaced his remarks
More than 430,000 Hillsborough County voters are registered for the September 3 primary in which a half-cent sales tax increase to help fund a new Bucs stadium will be decided. An "unprecedented" 9,00
Financial plans for Lions and Tigers downtown side-by-side stadiums have been officially unveiled by the teams and the City of Detroit. According to Valarie Basheda of the DETROIT NEWS, the total $505
Former Tampa Mayor William Poe has filed a lawsuit to have the half-cent sales tax designed to help fund a new Bucs stadium taken off Hillsborough County''s September 3 ballot (TAMPA TRIBUNE, 8/20)...
In a feature examining the use of bond issues to help finance new stadiums, Kara Fitzsimmons of the WALL STREET JOURNAL concludes that such issues are "moving at a snail''s pace -- yet another set bac
Daniel Keating, President of Keating Building Corp., one of the Philadelphia area''s "biggest and best-connected builders," has submitted a written proposal to the Phillies and local officials pushing