Minneapolis Sports Commission to defease bonds to pay off the Metrodome
- Viking Needs. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/26/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31291, p29
Reports on the proposed cost of the renovation project of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Minneapolis, Minnesota by the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission which does not suit the football team's needs. Actual cost of the renovation project according to the consultants hired by the...
- MINNESOTA: Raise High the Roof Beam. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;2/23/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33471, p9
The article reports on the plan by the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission to cover most of the 19 million U.S. dollar price tag through an insurance for a new roof installation at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
- Minnesota Agency Unveils $260M Stadium Conversion Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;12/14/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31037, p6
Reports on the issuance of bonds to convert the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome into a football-only stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Structure of the bonds; Construction plans.
- INSIDER. // Minnesota Monthly;Sep2013, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p19
The article lists some important days related to the history of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome sports stadium located in Minneapolis, Minnesota including dome collapse in November 19, 1981, opening of the stadium on April 3, 1982 and second tome collapses on April 14, 1982.
- Baseball: not for smaller cities anymore? Chinni, Dante // Christian Science Monitor;9/19/2000, Vol. 92 Issue 209, p3
Reports on the declining prospects of professional baseball teams in the United States, such as the Minnesota Twins, that are located in relatively small cities. Comparison to the earnings of teams located in large cities such as the Los Angeles Dodgers; Possibility that the Twins will build a...
- Whoosh Goes the Big Top. // Time;12/7/1981, Vol. 118 Issue 23, p36
The article reports on the collapse of the roof of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It states that the collapse was due to the early unexpected heavy snow that accumulated in the dome's roof while the air melting system was not yet in full operation. It mentions that...
- Commission to back Minnesota Twins' Metrodome lease. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;07/24/98, Vol. 325 Issue 30442, p1
Reports that the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission is expected to endorse a lease that would keep the Minnesota Twins professional baseball franchise playing at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome stadium. Implications of the deal for North Carolina and Minnesota Twins' supporters; Details...
- New Home Away From The Dome. Sipple, George // Baseball Digest;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 68 Issue 8, p76
The article describes the reaction of Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland upon leaving the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome for the last in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It states that the team in moving into the new ballpark, Target Field in 2010. According to Leyland, even if the Metrodome is important...
- Dome memories -- of miseries. HALLMAN, CHARLES // Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder;12/26/2014, Vol. 80 Issue 22, p10
The article presents the author's insights on his bad experiences while working as a sports reporter at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota which include being denied access to a Minnesota Twins baseball team game, the artificial increase of gate attendance to a Minnesota...