Minnesota Set to Build New Homes for Twins, Gophers

Shields, Yvette
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/23/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32387, p4
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the plans of Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty to sign a legislation for the construction of a new ballpark and a football stadium in the state. The 522 million dollars ballpark is intended for the baseball team, Minnesota Twins and the 248 million dollars football stadium is for the University of Minnesota Gophers. The article also mentions about the bonding bill which will fund various important projects.


Related Articles

  • New idea (150 years old). Beito, David // Liberty (08941408);Nov2007, Vol. 21 Issue 11, p13 

    The author comments on the response of Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty to infrastructure problems facing the state. The governor has recanted his opposition to a gas tax increase for bridge and road repairs. He notes that only few people considered that the collapse of the Minneapolis bridge...

  • Wanted: Special Session. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;6/30/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31916, p39 

    Reports that Republican Governor Tim Pawlenty sent a letter to Senate Democratic leaders proposing that a special session be held to pass a capital budget, a jobs bill and a public safety bill, as well as to address how state aid is distributed to local governments. Technical errors in the...

  • Minnesota Governor Ready to Sign $1 Billion Capital Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/8/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32107, p3 

    Reports that Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty is scheduled to sign a bond-financed capital spending bill. Approval of the bill by the Legislature; Views of state debt manager Peter Sausen regarding importance of the bill; Provision of the proposed bill.

  • Pawlenty's Bond Bill. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;1/14/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31800, p27 

    Reports on Minnesota governor Tim Pawlenty's proposed two-year bonding, which will set the state's capital spending agenda. Projects and funding initiatives included in the bonding bill; Overview of how bonding bills are approved.

  • Much ado, and much more to do. Wirtz, Ronald A. // Fedgazette;Jul2005, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p15 

    Reports on the issues discussed during a legislation session between lawmakers and Governor Tim Pawlenty in Minnesota in 2005. Bill signed by Pawlenty related to ethanol blending; Increase in education spending for the state; Approval of a law regarding the state's minimum wage; Legislation...

  • Minnesota Panel Likely to OK Hennepin County Tax Hike for Twins Stadium. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;5/18/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32135, p44 

    The article reports that a Minnesota House committee was expected to endorse a bill that paves the way for Hennepin County to raise its sales tax by 0.15 percent to help repay a 325 million dollar bond issue for a new Minnesota Twins ballpark in Minneapolis as of May 18, 2005. Although the bill...

  • Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings: Municipal Boundary Adjustment Unit: REQUEST FOR COMMENTS on Possible Amendment to Rules Governing Petitions, Receipt of Evidence and Hearings in Municipal Boundary Adjustment Matters, Minnesota Rules, Chapter 6000  // Minnesota State Register;5/21/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 44, p1427 

    The article reports that the Municipal Boundary Adjustment Unit (MBAU) of the Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) is seeking comments on its possible amendment to rules governing its proceedings to align Minnesota Rules, Chapter 6000 with a 2005 Executive Order and statutory...

  • Minnesota adopts new laws addressing mortgage abuses.  // North Western Financial Review;6/1/2007, Vol. 192 Issue 11, p28 

    The article provides information on two legislative bills passed by Attorney General Lori Swanson to address the concerns on predatory lending in Minnesota. The bills are designed to help home-buyers get a fair deal on their mortgages and were signed by Governor Tim Pawlenty. The first bill,...

  • House OKs $59.1 Billion Funding Bill, 426 to 1. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;6/28/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31170, p7 

    Focuses on the approval of the U.S. senate to the multi-billion dollar funding bill for highways and airport infrastructure projects. Division of funds allocated for highway spending; Increase in funds assigned to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration programs; Increase in funding for...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics