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- A letter to columnist Marcus. Binford, Tim // Indianapolis Business Journal;6/26/95, Vol. 16 Issue 13, p7A
Opinion. Counters the criticisms that public money should not be used for sports activities. Morality of using government revenues to support privately owned sports franchises; Support of the public for Indianapolis 500; Other sports events.
- No gold for the Games plan. Richardson, Nick // Bulletin with Newsweek;10/24/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5993, p20
Focuses on the Australian government's Olympic sports funding policy. Message from Sports Minister John Faulkner that funding for Olympic sports in the build-up to the 2000 Sydney Olympics would depend on athletes' performances in the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia; Controversies in...
- Challenging the edifice complex. // Policy Review;May/Jun98, Issue 89, p11
Focuses on the status of bond measures to subsidize stadiums for baseball and football teams in the United States. Percentage of no vote on the bond measures in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Alternatives to tax hike.
- Stadium boondoggles are simply welfare for sports team owners. Dombrowski, Bob // New Hampshire Business Review;07/04/97, Vol. 19 Issue 14, p9
Comments on the federal aid to professional sports owners for the construction of stadiums. Offer of benefits and tax breaks for wealthy owners of sports teams; Cost to taxpayers of issuing low-interest, tax-exempt bonds for new stadiums and facilities; Loopholes in welfare tax system for...
- Glendale, Ariz., Reveals Ramped-Up Entry for Stadium Race. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;8/12/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31447, p4
Reports the participation of the city for a proposed stadium complex of the Arizona Cardinals football team. Issuance of revenue bonds to pay for the stadium; Finance of the infrastructure cost; Creation of community facilities district.
- NJ. Finance Board OKs Three-Part Deal for Soccer Stadium. Cataldo, Adam L. // Bond Buyer;9/19/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32220, p31
Reports on the initiative of the Local Finance Board in issuing the approval of a three-part deal for the redevelopment project to include the construction of new soccer stadium in Newark, New Jersey. Recognition of the Hudson Country Improvement Authority as conduit issuer of the debt; Value of...
- Ballpark, SeaWorld votes have close ties. Owen, Ted // San Diego Business Journal;09/07/98, Vol. 19 Issue 36, p46
Focuses on the vote for the East Village Redevelopment Plan with the Padres ballpark in San Diego, California. Misleading advertising by the opposition; Threat from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Bureau.
- Other cities say Fresno rejected an attractive downtown stadium deal. Orr, Jim // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;11/17/97, Issue 322226, p1
Discloses the reaction of several North American cities to the decision by the Fresno City Council of California to reject an attractive package to build a downtown stadium for the Fresno Grizzlies baseball team. Bottom-line stadium price of Ottawa, Ontario; Deal offered by Diamond Group...
- But what do they cost? Krumholz, Norman // Planning;Oct2013, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p47
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The All-Purpose, Everything-You-Want-in-One-Place Sports Stadium," in the July 2013 issue.