Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1

    • Rally Vixen
    • Offline

    Join Date
    Jan 2005
    Location
    Yes, it's real ;)
    Posts
    6,622
    Blog Entries
    7

    L.A. City Coucil Approves Renovation Plan for NFL Team - abc7.com 5/19/06

    Los Angeles is finally back on track to getting itself an NFL team...again.

    http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?se...cal&id=4186774

    LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2006 - As part of the city's bid to lure a National Football League team back to Los Angeles, the City Council today unanimously approved a proposed $800 million renovation of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.

    The plan, which calls for building a new 67,000-seat facility within the walls of the historic Coliseum, home of the 1932 and 1984 Summer Olympics, would only go into effect if the NFL approves a team for Los Angeles. Wanting to have the project approved by Monday, when city officials are to make their pitch for a team to NFL owners meeting in Denver, the council barely discussed the matter before also approving architectural and signage designs and an alcohol-sales policy for the Coliseum.

    As part of the deal to be presented to NFL owners, the council also agreed to spend at least $25 million to improve the neighborhood surrounding the Coliseum.
    This is great news for the area. I hope USC gets in on the action by helping assist with the renovation project.

    I hope they are good to the Coliseum. I would hate to see them defile a landmark that has such rich history. I think this renovation project will help Los Angeles's chances of getting another Summer Olympics.
    Anything listed on the park maps as an attraction is fair game for inclusion in the Rally.
    I cannot confirm nor deny the inclusion of any attraction in the Rally.



    May the Gumballs Be with You...Always.

    NO GOATS!

  2. #2

    • I'm your huckleberry.
    • Offline

    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Ventura County, CA
    Posts
    6,176

    Re: L.A. City Coucil Approves Renovation Plan for NFL Team - abc7.com 5/19/06

    I wouldn't hold my breath on this happening just yet. Hasn't the NFL said they won't approve a new team unless it gets an ENTIRELY new stadium???

    Quote Originally Posted by Senator David Wu (D-OR)
    Don't let faux-klingons send real Americans to war!

    Quote Originally Posted by TheHousingBubbleBlog
    Everyone says that the U.S. doesn’t make anything anymore, but that’s not exactly true. We’re the world leader in the manufacturing of bull****.

Similar Threads

  1. [Idea] My Modest Renovation plan for the new DCA.
    By BrerRyan in forum Disneyland Resort
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-27-2008, 02:20 PM
  2. Replies: 11
    Last Post: 03-05-2008, 10:59 PM
  3. LA TIMES: City of Anaheim to vote on Disney-opposed housing plan.
    By mrfantasmic in forum Disneyland Resort
    Replies: 94
    Last Post: 02-27-2007, 03:13 PM
  4. Suspect Arrested After High Speed Chase - ABC7.com - 3/22/06
    By Hyperbole in forum MiceChat News Archive
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 03-23-2006, 09:00 AM
  5. Disneyland Chef Enjoys Park's 50th - ABC7 News 05/04/05
    By BigPigletFan in forum MiceChat News Archive
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 05-04-2005, 11:11 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •