D.C. Mayor Says Election Results Won't Sway Ballpark Plans
- Mayor: There's No Baseball in D.C. If Waterfront Plan Is Dropped. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/9/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32007, p5
Reports on the warning of Washington Mayor Anthony Williams that the Major League Baseball will walk away from its agreement with the District of Columbia to relocate the Montreal Expos if the city council decides to build the proposed bond-financed stadium at RFK stadium. Issues concerning the...
- Anthony Williams Wins District Of Columbia Primary To Become U.S. Capital's Next Mayor. // Jet;10/05/98, Vol. 94 Issue 19, p9
States that African-American, Anthony Williams, chief financial officer for the District of Columbia, won the Democratic nomination in the primary race to succeed Marion Barry as mayor of the District of Columbia. Percentage of the city's eligible voters that went to the polls; Number of votes...
- D.C. Mayor, Told He Has Line-Item Veto Powers, Weighs Budget Options. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;6/10/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31902, p29
Reports on the consideration of Washington D.C. Mayor Anthony Williams to use his item veto on the proposed budget of the district. Prediction of the reaction of the council on the assertion of the mayor of his line item veto authority; Impact of a mayoral veto on the progress of the budget;...
- D.C. Baseball Stadium Lease Filed. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;1/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32308, p4
The article reports on Washington Mayor Anthony Williams' filing of a revamped lease covering the proposed bond-financed ballpark for the Washington Nationals with the District Council. The term stipulated in the lease is that Deutsche Bank AG is no longer a participant in the expected $535...
- City Council mulls ad restrictions to help protect event sponsors. Ankeny, Robert // Crain's Detroit Business;6/20/2005, Vol. 21 Issue 25, p1
The article reports that as Detroit, Michigan readies for the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on July 12, with Super Bowl XL to follow Feb. 5, the Detroit City Council is considering restrictions on how downtown businesses can advertise and operate during those special events. Detroit's City...
- Petition Forgeries Cost D.C. Mayor A Fine And Force Him To Conduct Write-In Campaign. // Jet;9/2/2002, Vol. 102 Issue 11, p5
Focuses on Washington, D.C. mayor Anthony Williams, who was ordered to pay a fine due to fraudulent signatures on his nomination petitions.
- Anthony Williams Wins Big In D.C. Democratic Mayoral Primary. // Jet;10/7/2002, Vol. 102 Issue 16, p6
Reports on the victory of Washington, D.C. Mayor Anthony A. Williams in the city's 2002 Democratic Mayoral Primary.
- Aide to D.C. Mayor: Agreement Near at Hand to Close Budget Gap. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;9/16/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31471, p5
Reports the agreement of council members and Mayor Anthony A. Williams on eliminating the projected shortfall in the fiscal 2003 budget in Washington D.C. Discussion on the ways to deal with the budgetary hole; Official revenue estimates for fiscal 2003; Approval of district governments's...
- Council Rejects Income-Tax Hike To Fill $323M Hole in D.C. Budget. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;9/30/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31481, p5
Reports the tax hike agreement between Mayor Anthony A. Williams and District Council members in Washington, D.C. Protection on the addition of the tax hike to the fiscal budget; Increase in recordation tax; Proposition to tax non-District of Columbia bond interest.