As Manhattan Stadium Debate Drags On, Brooklyn Arena Also Looks for a Leg Up

O'Brien, Elizabeth
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/15/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32090, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the issues concerning the conflict between the use of tax-exempt bonds backed by payments in lieu of taxes to build a football stadium and finance a basketball arena in New York City. Plan for the revenue of the proposed football stadium in Manhattan; Inclusion of the Manhattan project in the city's 2012 Olympic bid by Mayor Michael Bloomberg; Estimated costs of the proposed sports facilities.


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