Recent Posts tagged with Minneapolis

Venue News: Allen, TX, High School Plans $60M Stadium

Allen High School in Collin County, TX, will break ground on a $60 million, 18,000-seat stadium. The school, which boasts 5,000 students and a 650-student marching band, has seen its Allen Eagles football team attract more than 8,000 fans to away games. The stadium will be the fifth-largest high school football complex in Texas and […]  More

Venue News & Notes: Ballpark for A’s Is Off San Jose Ballot

San Jose, CA, Mayor Chuck Reed is withdrawing an effort to have residents vote in November on a ballot measure authorizing a ballpark for the Oakland Athletics. Reed said this week he decided to shelve the proposal after speaking with baseball and other elected officials. Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig had expressed disappointment that […]  More

Venue News & Notes: Madison Square Garden Makeover Scheduled

A renovation that will modernize the 42-year-old Madison Square Garden arena will move into high gear next year with the first of three summer shutdowns. Each year, construction will start with the end of the Knicks’ season or the Rangers’, whichever comes later. Turner Construction is renovating the arena and needs about 20 consecutive weeks […]  More

Venue News & Notes: New Vikings Stadium Gains Steam

The use of public dollars for sports facilities isn’t always the most popular thing for American taxpayers, especially when the economy isn’t exactly in the best shape. But things in the Land of 10,000 Lakes are apparently looking pretty good for the Minnesota Vikings to get a new stadium, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Vikings […]  More

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