TITLE

Public Stadium Funding Opponents In St. Louis Plan to Continue Fight

AUTHOR(S)
Shields, Yvette
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/19/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32301, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plans of the Coalition Against Public Funding for Stadiums to appeal an appellate court decision in a charter change asking for a public vote on taxpayer subsidies for professional sports stadiums in Saint Louis County, Missouri, after learning it did not apply to the new St. Louis Cardinals Ballpark. Despite the group's proposal to put the bond issue to a public vote, the appropriation-backed taxable revenue bonds were sold in December 2003.
ACCESSION #
19715657

 

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