Seattle Stadium survives

Marois, Michael B.
April 1999
Bond Buyer;04/27/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30628, p1
Trade Publication
Reports that the United States Supreme Court has decided not to hear a challenge to a 1997 municipal bond referendum that approved financing for a stadium in Seattle, Washington. Construction of a sports facility for the Seattle Seahawks football team; Conditions imposed on team owner Paul Allen; Complaints contained in activist Jordan Brower's lawsuit.


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