TITLE

District Council OKs Ballpark Lease, But Questions Remain

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/9/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32316, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the controversy behind the District of Columbia Council's approval for the rental of a bond-financed stadium for the Washington Nationals team in Washington D.C. However, it is stated that it is not clear if the city's capital will collect gains from the imposed 535 million dollars bond sale. Members of the council voiced out that the rental agreement favors with Major League Baseball, which is also one of the occupants of the stadium.
ACCESSION #
19758008

 

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