Chicago Stadium Plan Knocked For Lack of Local Public Input
- Bears, city near goal with revised Soldier Field play. // Crain's Chicago Business;01/24/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p10
Focuses on the plan to upgrade the Soldier Field Stadium in Chicago, Illinois. Agreement between Mayor Richard Daley and the Chicago Bears.
- Remake for old Soldier: Is it worth it, who pays? // Crain's Chicago Business;10/23/95, Vol. 18 Issue 43, p12
Opinion. Comments on Chicago, Illinois, Mayor Richard Daley's bid to keep the Chicago Bears in the city by offering a $156 million rehabilitation of Soldier Field stadium. Concerns on financing terms for the renovation; Generation of revenues from additional seats and marketing rights.
- Mayor, stop whining about Bears. // Crain's Chicago Business;1/1/96, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p10
Advises Mayor Richard Daley to deter in his efforts of rehabilitating Soldier Field. Comment on Daley's actions toward the Chicago Bears; Reaction of voters to Daley's actions; How Daley's behavior is hindering Governor Jim Edgar.
- Chicago will not buckle under team owner pressure, mayor says. Williamson, Tammy // Bond Buyer;09/23/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30236, p8
Reports on Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard M. Daley's resolve not to bow to a threat from Chicago Bears owner Michael McCaskey to move his football team if he does not receive public funding for a new stadium. Debate over the location and financing of the stadium for the Bears; Call on other...
- Remember, Mr. Mayor, it will cost nothing to listen. // Crain's Chicago Business;03/08/99, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p10
Criticizes Mayor Richard Daley for rejecting plans to build a new Chicago Bears stadium on the lake. Bears' flexible approach to building a new home, according to chief executive officer Ted Phillips; Concerns that Daley is becoming too aloof and aristocratic.
- Daley shouldn't budge in his bid to keep Bears. // Crain's Chicago Business;11/20/95, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p14
Opinion. Comments on Chicago, Illinois Mayor Richard Daley's bid to retain the Chicago Bears football team. Rehabilitation of the Soldier Field stadium; Civic generosity and fiscal management issues.
- Daley needs hail mary pass to keep the bears. Crain, Rance; Snyder, David // Crain's Chicago Business;9/18/95, Vol. 18 Issue 38, p12
Opinion. Asserts that Mayor Richard Daley could fumble in his effort to retain the Chicago Bears. Private financing techniques to retain National Football League franchises; Daley's opposition to permanent seat licenses (PSLs); Reaction to Illinois Governor Jim Edgar's proposal to work on the...
- Bears need third stadium play. Borden, Jeff // Crain's Chicago Business;12/4/95, Vol. 18 Issue 49, p3
Focuses on the football team, Chicago Bears' search for a stadium. Alternatives being considered by Michael McCaskey, president and chief executive officer of the team; Failure of the Soldier Field stadium to meet the Bears' financial and design criteria; Environmental problems in building a...
- Stadium's road paved with favors. McCormick, Brian; Hinz, Greg // Crain's Chicago Business;11/20/2000, Vol. 23 Issue 48, p4
Reports on the renovation of the Soldier Field stadium, home of the Chicago Bears football team in Chicago, Illinois. Beneficiaries of the renovation project; Projected costs of the renovation project; Key aspects of the project.