D.C. Group Pitches Idea For Stadium

Resnick, Amy B.
February 1999
Bond Buyer;02/23/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30584, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the District of Columbia's plan to issue tax-exempt special tx bonds and enterprise zone bonds to partly finance a proposed baseball stadium. Mayor Anthony Williams' support for the use of debt paid with money from the marginal revenue from the project; Questioning of the legality of the financing plan which includes the sale of seat licenses, naming rights and a ticket surcharge, and team rent.


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