Minnesota Lawmakers Won't Change Stance on Ballpark
- Facing Tough Opposition, Minn. Ballpark Bill Is Revised. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;05/14/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31138, p6
Reports on the revision of the ballpark bill in Minnesota. Provision of an interest-free loan in the original bill; Reasons for the revision; Comments of Minnesota Twins spokesman Dave Saint Peter regarding the revision; Proposals supported by Minneapolis and Saint Paul.
- Bond Plan for Twins Ballpark Advances in Minnesota. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/28/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32370, p6
The article reports on the transfer of the financing plan for Major League Baseball's Twins to the Minnesota Senate after the House in Chicago easily passed a plan that does not require Hennepin County to hold a referendum on a sales tax increase needed to repay a stadium bond issue. An...
- New Stadium Hearings. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;11/30/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32268, p55
The article reports on the plan of Hennepin County to hold an environmental review of its proposed site for a new open-air stadium for Major League Baseball's Minnesota Twins. The hearing is scheduled despite the lack of state approval for the project and funding scheme. State lawmakers did not...
- Connecticut Lawmakers Spar over Hartford Ballpark Financing. Burton, Paul // Bondbuyer.com;5/8/2015, p1
As construction crews work on a $56 million minor-league baseball stadium north of downtown Hartford, Conn., state lawmakers joust over its financing.
- Ballpark Corrections Bill Makes It Past D.C. Council Untouched. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/2/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32251, p5
Reports on the refusal of the District Council to make any changes in the legislation that aims to correct serious technical errors in a statute that authorizes financing for the construction of a new ballpark for the Washington Nationals. Significance of the council's decision for the possible...
- Judge halts work on downtown ballpark. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;06/28/99, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p1
Reports that a Superior Court judge ordered the city of San Diego, California to stop acquiring land needed for the Padres ballpark, pending certification of an environmental report on the project. Terms of the ruling; Implications for those who have already received notices of possession; Plan...
- Anti-ballpark activist vows to continue fight. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;02/28/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 9, p5
Reports efforts of Bruce Henderson to appeal to the Superior Court decision on the baseball park development initiative case in the United States. Response of the plaintiffs, the city and California Padres baseball team; Plans on an enactment of a referendum to pursue the project; Pending...
- Let the Office Party Begin Outside Petco Park. Bell, Rick // San Diego Business Journal;4/21/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 16, p38
Comments on the height requirement of the San Diego, California's Centre City Development Corp. for a building proposed by San Diego Padres owner John Moores at the Petco Park baseball field. City's arguments for the six-story limit; Moores' arguments for an eight-story building.
- Ballpark eyed for Central Islip. Martorana, Jamie // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);02/02/98, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p1
Reports on the proposed construction of a minor league ballpark in Central Islip, New York. Real estate development boom in the area; Plans to select a baseball team to play at the ballpark; Baseball teams with interest to play at the ballpark.