Facilities: Stadium & Arena
Redskins in Preliminary Plan Stages for New Stadium
by Zac Boyer August 2015
Bruce Allen said Monday that the Washington Redskins have begun holding discussions with local government leaders on the construction of a new stadium, but cautioned that those talks are in the introductory stages.
Oversight Renders Stadium Project Unusable in 2015
by Dean Lee Evans August 2015
The general contractor for Donegal High School's new stadium failed to incorporate a construction timeline for the running track that will surround the new field.
Georgia State Explores Options for Turner Field
by Doug Roberson; Staff August 2015
Georgia State President Mark Becker said the university is ready to move toward a deal for the Turner Field property if it is put up for sale.
Braves Set Turner Field Departure Date; Buyers On Deck
by Katie Leslie, J. Scott Trubey; Staff August 2015
It's official: The Atlanta Braves will exit Turner Field by Dec. 31, 2016. In a letter to Mayor Kasim Reed, the team confirmed this week that it won't exercise its lease extension option.
NFL Exec: Attractive, Actionable L.A. Plans Still Needed
by Brent Schrotenboer, @Schrotenboer, USA TODAY Sports August 2015
San Diego and St. Louis have been scrambling to create viable new stadium plans that will keep their NFL teams from leaving for Los Angeles in 2016. But good intentions are probably not enough, NFL executive Eric Grubman told USA TODAY Sports.
Prep AD: Losing Facilities to Jump-Start Future Goals
by Justin Pelletier; Sports Editor August 2015
Lewiston High School Athletic Director Jason Fuller is faced with the prospect of losing most of the school's facilities to the impending project to relocate a pair of elementary schools.
HS Football Stadium Gets Long-Awaited Restrooms
by Madhu Krishnamurthy email@example.com August 2015
When classes begin next week, Dundee-Crown High School students will inaugurate new facilities the Carpentersville school has sought for more than 40 years: Permanent bathrooms for the football stadium.
NFL Owners Hear Presentations for L.A. Stadiums
by The Bismarck Tribune August 2015
The Chargers and Raiders presented a proposal for a stadium in Carson that includes eight-plus acres of rent-free land for the league to use as it sees fit, and Rams owner Stan Kroenke also talked about his plan for a facility in Inglewood.
Opponents of Atlanta Soccer Stadium Deal Speak Out
by Mark Niesse, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution August 2015
Residents opposed to Atlanta United's planned soccer stadium and practice fields said the team's deal with DeKalb County is a waste of taxpayer money, and they called on the government to deliver regular reports about its cost.
Walker's Arena Legislation Undercuts Tea Party Cred
by Seth McLaughlin, The Washington Times August 2015
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will sign legislation Wednesday committing state taxpayers to pony up $250 million to help build the Milwaukee Bucks a new basketball arena, drawing fire from tea party leaders, who say it undercuts his claims to be a fiscal conservative champion.