Facilities: Stadium & Arena
- Detroit City FC Converting Rink to Indoor Soccer Space
by Bill Shea January 2018
Detroit City FC is turning an indoor ice rink where the Detroit Red Wings once practiced into an indoor soccer hub, investing an undisclosed, privately financed sum to renovate the old City Sports Center.
- Austin Slow Plays MLS Stadium Site Study
by Andrew Erickson January 2018
Last month, Austin City Council pushed to Feb. 15 an agenda item calling for "discussion and possible action" on the potential use of city-owned sites for a Major League Soccer stadium and practice facility.
- N.C. City Issues $35M in Bonds for New Stadium
by Andy Berg January 2018
The city of High Point, N.C., is moving ahead with a plan approved last year to raise money for a new minor league baseball stadium.
- Fresno State Postpones $60M Stadium Renovation
by Courtney Cameron January 2018
Fresno State will postpone plans for a $60 million renovation of Bulldog Stadium, proposed by former athletic director Jim Bartko, in favor of undergoing gradual improvements to the site and directing funds to facility upgrades at the Robert E. Duncan Athletic Building.
- Deal Prevents New State Taxes on Raiders
by Jeff Mordock January 2018
An unusual provision in the Raiders agreement with the state allows the team, currently playing its final seasons in Oakland, to break the lease and look for another home if Nevada attempts to impose new taxes over the next three decades on the team, stadium, fans or players. That includes visiting teams and fans as well.
- Voters Reject Synthetic Turf Field Proposals
by Barbara O'Brien January 2018
Iroquois Central voters turned down proposals for two synthetic turf fields Wednesday.
- Alabama Opens $10M Adapted Athletic Arena
by Jason Scott January 2018
The University of Alabama cut the ribbon Wednesday on a first-of-its-kind $10 million arena built expressly for adapted athletics.
- Voters to Weigh $850K in Athletic Field Improvements
by Alex Acquisto January 2018
Voters in four towns will decide next month whether to use public money to upgrade Hampden Academy's aging athletic facilities.
- Long Waits, Leaky Roofs at Stadium for National Title
by Tim Tucker, Stephen Deere and Christian Boone January 2018
Outside Mercedes-Benz Stadium, fans contended with long lines. Inside the new stadium, water dripped onto the field from a leak in the roof. Those appeared to be the two main problems at Monday night's big game.
- Fans Injured as Glass Barrier Fails at Soccer Stadium
by Andy Berg January 2018
Scores of soccer fans were injured Friday night following a match at Jaber al-Ahmad International Stadium.