TITLE

With Progress on Miami Ballpark Slow, Marlins Look to Las Vegas

AUTHOR(S)
Sigo, Shelly
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/13/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32028, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of the Florida Marlins baseball team to move the proposed stadium project to Las Vegas, Nevada. Impetus of the move; Problems with the finance plan; Contribution of the team to the project.
ACCESSION #
15367640

 

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