Houston City Council Thinks Arena Deal Is Out of Bounds
- Houston Mayor Targets Land for Sports Arena Deal. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;07/11/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30929, p32
Discloses the plans of Houston, Texas Mayor Lee Brown to acquire a downtown lot for a proposed basketball-hockey arena. Development of a complete financial plan for the deal; Estimated cost of the land and the construction of the arena; Concern about the mayor's spending policies.
- Houston Mayor Seeks November Referendum Worth $650 Million. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;06/12/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31158, p44
Reports the proposal for a bond referendum by Mayor Lee Brown in Dallas, Texas. Effect of the storm Allison on the hindrance of the bond projects; Inclusion of the storm drainage projects on the bond plan; Expansion and improvement of the George Bush International Airport and the Houston Hobby...
- A tale of two arenas. Meisler, Daniel // Bond Buyer;06/14/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30661, p1
Reports on plan of Wilmington, Delaware and Baltimore, Maryland to construct sports arenas through bond financing. Details of the plans; Reasons for building the sports arenas.
- Green Acres. BROWN, NICHOLAS // Athletic Business;Dec2008, Vol. 32 Issue 12, p138
The article reports on the development of a bond-funded soccer facility in Overland Park, Kansas. The facility is set to feature 12 competition-size fields, portable bleacher systems, three concession buildings and a field house and administrative building, among others. The project was approved...
- Correction. // Bond Buyer;11/14/2011, Vol. 378 Issue 33615, p2
A correction to the article which discusses initiative of the Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) to sell 200 million dollars of bonds in 1990 to establish the Dome used by the Atlanta Falcons is presented.
- Leading the top cops. Osborne, K. // Black Enterprise;Dec90, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p18
Announces the inauguration of the first African-American president of the 15,000 member International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP). Brief profile of new president, New York City's police commissioner Lee P. Brown; Key issues on Brown's agenda.
- Lee Brown to become new NYC police commissioner. // Jet;1/8/90, Vol. 77 Issue 13, p9
Reports on the naming of Lee Brown as police commissioner for New York City, which has the largest police force in the nation.
- Community Policing: BRING THE COMMUNITY INTO THE BATTLE AGAINST CRIME. // Vital Speeches of the Day;7/1/92, Vol. 58 Issue 18, p567
Presents a speech by New York City Police Commissioner Lee P. Brown, `Community Policing,' delivered at the 13th Annual Lehman Lecture Series at Long Island University in New York, New York on March 11, 1992, detailing how to bring the community into the battle against crime.
- Senate hears testimony from Brown; Field reacts to appointment. // Alcoholism Report;May93, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p2
Reports on Lee Brown's appointment as head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP). Responsibilities; Elevation to cabinet-level status; ONDCP budget; Reactions by leaders in the addiction field.