New York: Stadium Pitch

McDonald, Michael
December 2001
Bond Buyer;12/31/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31294, p30
Trade Publication
Reports on the statement of outgoing New York City mayor Rudolph Giuliani that the city should go forward with deals he had negotiated with Major League Baseball's Mets and Yankees to build two stadiums as of December 2001. Cost of the stadiums; New York governor's assertion of the state's continued commitment to making infrastructure improvements around proposed stadiums.


Related Articles

  • The right stadium.  // Crain's New York Business;4/29/96, Vol. 12 Issue 18, p8 

    Opinion. Focuses on the stadium to be built in New York City. What Governor Rudy Giuliani's administration has done; Proposal made by Mayor Giuliani in his defense; Finance for the construction.

  • Giuliani bobbles stadium tax plan.  // Crain's New York Business;04/27/98, Vol. 14 Issue 17, p8 

    Opinion. Discusses the commercial rent tax that New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani plans to use to finance stadiums. Reference to a study on the construction of a stadium on the West Side of Manhattan; How Giuliani's position on the commercial rent tax will affect his popularity; Results of an...

  • Giuliani would use old tax, not bonds to build stadiums. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;04/21/98, Vol. 324 Issue 30376, p1 

    Reports that Mayor Rudolph Giuliani has proposed delaying the implementation of tax cuts, rather than float bonds, in order to build the New York Yankee stadium. Reaction of the municipal bond market to the proposal; Staples Inc.'s fee for naming rights; Location of the stadium.

  • N.Y.C. mayor reveals infrastructure, stadium plans. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;01/14/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30808, p5 

    Reports on New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's plan to expand and rehabilitate Lincoln Center and build a stadium to host the 2012 Olympics. Development of the neighborhood; Economic benefits from the stadium.

  • Beam's fall may be Rudy's downfall.  // Crain's New York Business;04/20/98, Vol. 14 Issue 16, p8 

    Opinion. Comments on New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's plans to build a stadium on the West Side of Manhattan, if the New York Yankees baseball team cannot remain in the Bronx. Reference to a proposal for a Manhattan stadium with a home for the New York Mets baseball team in Flushing; Details...

  • N.Y.C.'s ambitious mayor pitches Major-League plans. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;01/15/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30311, p1 

    Reports on New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's proposal to build new baseball stadiums during his final term in his state of the city address on January 14, 1998. Proposal for major construction projects and the elimination of sales tax on clothing; Plan to change the city's relationship...

  • Some things Giuliani could have done--and didn't. Tatum, Wilbert A. // New York Amsterdam News;7/26/2001, Vol. 92 Issue 30, p1 

    Presents an assessment of Rudolph Giuliani's performance as Mayor of New York City. List of things that Giuliani could have done; Baseball stadiums for the New York Yankees and the New York Mets; Treatment of minorities; Transition plan.

  • Parents want focus on schools, not Yankee Stadium. Reyes, Damaso // New York Amsterdam News;05/28/98, Vol. 89 Issue 22, p6 

    States that parents and education activists called on New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani to discontinue plans for the construction of a Yankee Stadium in New York, and instead focus on schools. Comments from 14 year-old Wanda Anderson, from the Bread and Roses High School in Manhattan; Reason for...

  • Stadium plan gets mixed response.  // Crain's New York Business;05/25/98, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p60 

    Reports on the proposal of New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, to use the commercial rent tax to finance stadiums for the Yankees and Mets, which is being supported by the Real Estate Board of New York. Comments made by Steve Spinola, board president; Details on budget; Information on pension funds;...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics