Deadline nears for Omaha, Des Moines convention center plans
- NCAA's new facilities are drawing attention. Schoettle // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/25/99, Vol. 20 Issue 32, p6A
Focuses on the National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) Hall of Champions in Indianapolis, Indiana. Opening in March 2000; Combination of state-of-the-art exhibits with meeting space for the NCAA and outside groups; Facility's location at the White River State Park; Estimated annual...
- Edifice Complex. Wirtz, Ronald A. // Fedgazette;Mar2001, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p1
Reports that several cities in the United States plan to build sports and convention facilities for economic purposes. Benefits of hosting a minor league sports franchise; Expansion of the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center; Cost of the Fargodome construction.
- Grand Center And Arena Revenues Still Remain Strong. Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal;7/1/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p3
Focuses on the strong financial performance of the Grand Center and the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan as of June 2002. Revenues generated by the facilities; Highest grossing concert in the arena's history; Projected loss while the DeVos Place convention center was being built.
- Sports courts coming to the Jackson Convention Complex. // Jackson Advocate;7/7/2011, Vol. 73 Issue 38, p16A
The article reports on the move of Jackson Convention Center (JCC) to purchase a 40,000 square feet of court, which is designed with vertical-give to provide cushion with developing children and athletes in Mississippi.
- Sports, transport, tax bills top Florida's bond agenda. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;03/09/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30845, p29
Focuses on the inclusion of bond financing measures in legislative sessions in Florida. Impact of Mobility 2000 Initiative on transportation projects; Consideration of proposals influencing municipal market; Efforts in assigning bills on sports, transport and tax; Controversy of bond financing...
- St. Louis nears deal for bond-backed hotel to draw business downtown. Ward, Andrew // Bond Buyer;01/04/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30550, p28
Reports that Saint Louis, Missouri is expected to close a deal in February 1999 to build a partially bond-financed convention center hotel in the city. Efforts to improve economic development in the city's downtown; Use of public money to fund half of the project.
- Florida Senator Renews Fight Over Stadium Financing. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;2/9/2011, Vol. 375 Issue 33464, p3
The article reports that U.S. Senator Mike Bennett has filed a bill that would prevent public funds to be spend on sports facilities without a local legislative order.
- Westbank FN. IR No. 09 Sensisvusten Gym Capital Expenditure By-law [B.C.]: WESTBANK FIRST NATION IR NO. 09 SENSISYUSTEN GYMNASIUM FLOOR REPLACEMT CAPITAL EXPENDITURE BY-LAW NO. 10-TX-04. // First Nations Gazette;2011, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p591
A summary is presented of the Westbank First Nation Inherent Right (IR) Number 09 Sensisyusten Gymnasium Floor Replacement Capital Expenditure By-Law, prepared by the Council of the Westbank First Nation in Canada, November 2, 2010.
- Nebraska near passing Omaha convention center bill. Ward, Andrew // Bond Buyer;05/19/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30644, p23
Reports that Nebraska lawmakers moved a step closer to passing a bill that would provide about a third of the money Omaha needs to build a convention center project. Value of the project; Preliminary victories of the bill; General obligation bond issue; Funding mechanism.