TITLE

TENNESSEE: Grizzlies in Charge?

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/24/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31310, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the proposal of Shelby County, Tennessee mayor, Jim Rout, to assign the owners of Memphis Grizzlies with a responsibility of managing the construction of a basketball arena with public funds. Sources of revenue for the construction of the basketball arena; Concerns expressed by government officials on the assigning of responsibilities on the owners of Memphis Grizzlies; Factors that led to the proposal of Rout.
ACCESSION #
8554696

 

Related Articles

  • Barr wins contract for 2012 Basketball Arena.  // Contract Journal;7/8/2009, Vol. 447 Issue 6729, p6 

    The article reports that a contract to build the 2012 Basketball Arena has been won by Barr Construction. Barr Construction will rent it to the British Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) for the duration of the Olympics. Designs for the structure will be finalised in October 2009 with construction...

  • NORTH CAROLINA: Arena Roadblock. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;12/20/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31289, p31 

    Focuses on efforts of Memphis, Tennessee officials to build a basketball arena. Sale of revenue bonds by the city's sports authority; Imposition of local taxes.

  • Grizzly Arena Fight. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;2/28/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31334, p43 

    Reports that Memphis, Tennessee-based attorney Duncan Ragsdale has filed a complaint in the Shelby County Circuit Court for seeking a temporary ban on the construction of basketball arena for the basketball team Memphis Grizzlies. Impact of filing of complaint on organizers of the arena; Deals...

  • Packed house.  // Navajo Times;2/16/2012, Vol. 51 Issue 6, pA-10 

    A photograph is presented of fan-filled Wildcat Den arena in Chinle, Arizona before the start of the basketball game between Window Rock Scouts and Snowflake Lobos.

  • Legal Victory for Memphis Arena Sets Stage for Pre-Spring Bond Sale. DeSue, Tedra // Bond Buyer;12/14/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31285, p40 

    Reports on refusal of appeal for issuance of revenue bonds for building a multi-million dollar basketball arena in Memphis, Tennessee. Issuance of debts through Shelby County Sports Authority; Expected interest rates for the issued bonds; Companies that will serve as bond counsel.

  • CHAPTER 5: BASKETBALL'S SHARED SPACES. Owens, Thomas S. // Basketball Arenas;2001, p34 

    This chapter focuses on the transformation of basketball arenas for the purpose of hosting several events every year. The United Center opened in Chicago on August 18, 1994 and changes its shape and personality with speed; The Chicago Bulls court is placed on top of the Ice Decking in a manner...

  • Basketball Arenas (Book). Hutt, Karen // Booklist;6/1/2002, Vol. 98 Issue 19/20, p1717 

    Reviews the book 'Basketball Arenas,' by Thomas S. Owens.

  • MSG VS. STAPLES. Levine, Stuart // Daily Variety;7/14/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 6, pA6 

    Features the Madison Square Garden and the Staple Center basketball venues in the U.S. Location and total land area; Premier events held; List of championship banners displayed at the facility.

  • Hallowed Homes. Ryan, Jeff // Basketball Digest;Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p58 

    Presents information on the arenas used by the National Basketball Association.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics