Stockton, Calif., Using $37M in COPs for Minor-League Stadium
- Wisconsin district plans $45 million of COPs for Brewer's stadium equipment. Baar, Aaron // Bond Buyer;08/14/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30209, p3
Reports on the Southeast Wisconsin Professional Baseball Park District's plan to sell $45 million of certificates of participation (COP) in August 1997 to lease equipment for a new stadium for the Milwaukee Brewers. Moody's Investors Service's ratings for the COPs; Standard and Poor's rating...
- COPs on tap for Wisconsin stadium agency. Baar, Aaron // Bond Buyer;07/22/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30192, p5
Reports on the Southeast Wisconsin Professional Baseball Park District's preparation to issue $45 million of certificates of participation to lease equipment at the Miller Park for the Milwaukee Brewers baseball team. Sales tax backing the certificates of participation; Controversy over the...
- Minnesota Scrambles to Save Twins From Contraction Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/20/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31269, p5
Reports on the efforts made by state authorities in Minnesota to save the state's baseball team Minnesota Twins from a contraction plan by Major League Baseball. Interviews staged by Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura with the media; Meetings scheduled by a joint legislative stadium task force to...
- Grizzlies future depend on stadium construction. D'Ambrosio, Michele // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;10/19/98, Issue 322370, p1
Reports that the future of Fresno Grizzlies baseball team depends on the multi-purpose stadium and the financing package to build it. Proposal of the Diamond Group; Results of a draft study of the proposed stadium conducted by Pricewaterhousecoopers.
- Corporate pitch. Andrews, Greg // Indianapolis Business Journal;8/23/93, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p1A
Reports on the plans of the city of Indianapolis, Indiana to construct a stadium for the Indianapolis Indians baseball team. Financing; Role of corporations in making minor-league stadiums possible; Reaction of local companies regarding the construction; Use of public funds; Rationale of...
- Aeros set to take off. Jameson, Keith // Crain's Cleveland Business;03/24/97, Vol. 18 Issue 12, pT-14
Reports on the Canton-Akron Indians baseball team's change of its name and home stadium. Team's adoption of the name `Akron Aeros'; Team's logo and mascot updates; Completion of the Canal Park Stadium in Akron, Ohio; Connection between the Akron Aeros and the Cleveland Indians.
- Stadium Would Be Victory for the Home Team'. Hughes, Jason // San Diego Business Journal;11/7/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 45, p59
The author discusses the need for the redevelopment of a new football stadium in San Diego, California to keep the Major League Baseball team San Diego Chargers as a main economic catalyst in the region.
- DIAMOND LIFE. // Indianapolis Monthly;May2001 City Guide, Vol. 24 Issue 11, p192
Focuses on the supports provided to baseball team Indianapolis Indians in Indiana. Victory of the team in the Triple-A World Series; Amenities offered by the baseball stadium of the Indians; Assertion on the baseball stadium as the best minor league ballpark.
- No lack of suggestions for baseball stadium site. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;5/27/96, Vol. 17 Issue 22, p28
Reports on the controversy over the site of a new baseball stadium in San Diego, California. Site suggestions from several legislators; San Diego city's extension of baseball team San Diego Chargers' lease to 2020; Delay of the expansion project for the stadium due to a civil lawsuit filed by...