TITLE

Irving, Tex, to Tax Cowboys Fans to Help Pay for Stadium Redevelopment

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;5/22/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32386, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Dallas, Texas will impose new taxes to Dallas Cowboy fans to generate money for the redevelopment of the Texas Stadium. The city expects to yield 15 million dollars from tax on tickets and a three dollar parking fee at the stadium. According to Chris Wallace, the executive director of the Greater Irving Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce, the collection of taxes to fund sports venues would be the largest redevelopment project in the city.
ACCESSION #
20989582

 

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