Facilities: Stadium & Arena
New Projects: Campus Crossroads | Xavier University | Southlake Community Rec
by Emily Attwood November 2014
The University of Notre Dame begins construction this month on Campus Crossroads (pictured), a $400 million project that will add three academic buildings and premium seating onto Notre Dame Stadium.
Tech, Funding Drive High School Scoreboard Upgrades
by Dennis Van Milligen November 2014
Beyond the playing surface itself, sports fans' eyes are drawn most often to one must-have venue amenity: the scoreboard. For high school administrators committed to modernizing their facilities without the funding to do so, scoreboards are increasingly seen as a great place to start. "Budgets are tighter than they've ever been," says Mike Daniel, CEO for Murray, Ky.-based Sportable Scoreboards. "Athletics has such a broad footprint, as it draws in so many folks to the school, that athletic administrators have to come across as putting their best foot forward, and a scoreboard is a big part of that."
Portable Bleachers Allow School to Host Playoff Game
by Scott Kaniewski November 2014
At the conclusion of Saturday's victory over Pueblo South, the public address announcer at Falcon's stadium announced that Falcon would host the Class 4A semifinal game against Pine Creek at a yet to be determined location.
Kansas City Stadiums Dished out Food Violations
by Andrew Brandt November 2014
It looks like Kansas City's Kauffman and Arrowhead stadiums may be home to more than just the Royals and the Chiefs.
'Jock' Taxes Could Cover $150M Bucks Arena Bond
by DON WALKER and PATRICK MARLEY, firstname.lastname@example.org Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (WI) November 2014
Capturing the income tax paid by National Basketball Association players and team employees could support approximately $150 million in state general obligation bonding, according to a new Legislative Fiscal Bureau report.
Falcons Release Designs for Executive Suites
by Andrew Brandt November 2014
The Atlanta Falcons are currently building a $1 billion new stadium.
Georgia State University to Buy Turner Field?
by Katie Leslie; Staff November 2014
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said he's close to making a decision on two previously publicized paths for The Ted after the Atlanta Braves depart for Cobb County.
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 email@example.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.