Facilities: Stadium & Arena
Man Injured in Fall from AT&T Stadium Stands
by Michael Gaio September 2014
Unfortunately, we're writing about this topic once again.
Group Wants Public Field Needs Tied to Funding for Arena
by Emily Attwood September 2014
No plans have been released yet for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena, but an advocacy group is hard at work to ensure that the needs of the county's other athletic and recreational areas are addressed before approving any public financing.
College Officials Envision Community Use for $20M Arena
by Jenna Buzzacco-Foerster email@example.com; 239-263-4805 September 2014
Florida SouthWestern State College officials are hoping a proposed $20 million student activities center on the school’s Fort Myers campus also will be a place for high school graduations, concerts and community events.
Renovated Ralph Wilson Stadium Receives High Praise
by Michelle Kearns, News Staff Reporter September 2014
The $130 million in renovations at the Ralph Wilson Stadium debuted Sunday to a sunny, blue-sky day, a 29-10 "fish-squish" defeat and so many changes - more room to walk, more natural light, more places to buy beer, bigger better scoreboards - that it didn't feel like the same old place.
Va. Beach Business Leaders Endorse 18,000-Seat Arena
by Super User September 2014
Rather than footing the bill to the city, developer United States Management has skin in the game, making a $200 million bet with its own money.
USF Officials Ready to Act on On-Campus Stadium
by Joey Johnston, Tribune staff September 2014
Friday afternoon on the University of South Florida's campus, school spirit was alive and well. Speaking at the weekly pep rally - Marshall Mayhem'' - Bulls guard Thor Jozwiak whipped the crowd into a frenzy with his professional-wrestling persona. Cheerleaders cheered. The band played. Players and students alike sang the fight song. This gets you hyped up,'' said Dennis Matthews, a USF junior majoring in communications. Can you imagine if the game was right here on campus?'' Actually, Bulls fans have been imagining that scenario for at least a decade.
Modern HS Athletics Requires 'Constant Facility Improvement'
by JR Radcliffe, Living Oconomowoc Focus September 2014
As Oconomowoc athletics director Scott Raduka notes, "We're looking to upgrade a facility that we haven't even used yet."
Delayed Transformer Prompts HS Football Game's Rescheduling
by Ernie Clark BDN Staff September 2014
The lights themselves have been erected and are ready to go, but the transformer to run the lighting system was still in transit between Nashville, Tennessee.
Nationals, Astros Want $155M in Tax Dollars for Spring Training Stadium
by Joe Capozzi, Palm Beach Post Staff Writer September 2014
The Washington Nationals and Houston Astros can expect opposition today when they ask a Palm Beach County advisory board to endorse their request for $154.9 million in hotel tax money to help pay for a new spring training stadium in West Palm Beach.
Portland Arena Considers Outsourcing Management
by Whit Richardson, Staff Writer September 2014
The Cross Insurance Arena's board of trustees is entertaining the idea of outsourcing management of the Portland arena to a private company.