Connecticut Governor OKs $71 Million for UConn Gridiron

Peacock, Wayne
January 2001
Bond Buyer;01/24/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31063, p40
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Reports on Connecticut governor John Rowland's approval of the distribution of the remaining 71.2 million dollars in proceeds from a 91.2 million dollar bond allocation for the University of Connecticut's Rentschler Field stadium project in East Hartford. Status of the project; Elevation of the university's football program to Division I-A; Seating capacity of the stadium.


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