RECENT ARTICLES
  • Tracking Facility Investment in Collegiate Athletics

    by Paul Steinbach November 2014

    Noting that Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics reports and other research often fail to address issues of facility use and the fan experience, stadium and venue design firm AECOM, in collaboration with Ohio University's Center for Sports Administration, released in August results of the inaugural Trends in Collegiate Athletics survey.

  • School District Crunches Numbers for New Scoreboard

    by Andrew Atterbury andrew.atterbury@gosanangelo.com 325-659-8381 / @STatterbury November 2014

    The San Angelo Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday discussed the possibility of replacing the stadium’s scoreboard and could approve the measure next week.

  • Details Trickle Out on Populous Design of Braves Stadium

    by Tim Tucker; Staff November 2014

    So far the baseball team has shown the public only a few glimpses of the emerging design, and a team official says more detailed images could be months away.

  • Proposed D.C. United MLS Stadium Most Expensive Ever

    by Andrew Brandt November 2014

    Compared to the $1.2 billion shelled out for the San Francisco 49ers new Levi's Stadium, $286.7 million may seem like a drop in a bucket.

  • Glass Brightens Prep Hockey Rink, Broadens Functionality

    by Paul Steinbach November 2014

    Advances in glass, and awareness of how best to apply them, have brought daylighting into more common use in ice rinks, making these spaces much more pleasant, bright and airy than the concrete-block and metal-paneled refrigerators of old.

  • As Co-Owner, County Wants Say in Turner Field's Fate

    by David Wickert, Katie Leslie; Staff November 2014

    In an Oct. 28 letter to Reed and others obtained by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, County Commission Chairman John Eaves has asked to be included in any future negotiations over the stadium's fate.

  • Next Phase of UT's Arena Renovation to Cost $15M

    by Ben Frederickson ben.frederickson@knoxnews.com November 2014

    The Thompson-Boling Arena project hinges on improving the interior features of the stadium that opened in 1987. Changes will include: updated men's and women's locker rooms, upgraded restrooms, concourse improvements, mechanical and electrical upgrades and a new roof.

  • Falcons Stadium Financing in Hands of Ga. Supreme Court

    by Katie Leslie; Staff November 2014

    The Supreme Court must decide whether to uphold a Fulton County Superior Court judge's decision in May to validate the bonds backed by hotel-motel taxes, which allows the borrowing plan to go forward, or side with the residents.

  • In Florida, Four Stadium Projects Vying for State Money

    by Jim Turner, News Service of Florida November 2014

    Four Florida stadium projects are in play for state money after submitting applications by a Saturday deadline for a new construction-funding program, the Department of Economic Opportunity said Monday .Absent is any Major League Baseball team, which means the professional sport won't have to address Florida's push to change a league policy on Cuban ballplayers for at least the next year.

  • Anaheim, Arena Firm to Pay $480K in ADA Settlement

    by ART MARROQUIN, STAFF WRITER November 2014

    In addition, a wide range of changes to parking, ticketing, concessions and employee training at the city-owned venue must be made.