Sports Facility Management 4101935
4 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

America Has a Stadium Problem - The Science of Society - Pacific ...

America Has a Stadium Problem - The Science of Society - Pacific ... | Sports Facility Management 4101935 | Scoop.it
“If I had to sum up the typical [public] perspective,” Neil deMause, co-author of Field of Schemes and editor of the blog by the same title—the go-tos on the ongoing stadium subsidy story—told me via email, “I'd guess it'd be ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

Rogel Noll - "The Economics and Politics of Stadium Subsidies in Pro Sports"

Stanford economics professor emeritus Roger Noll gave the 2010 Kim Thomas Interdisciplinary Lecture on Thursday, October 21 in A.J. Villalobos Hall. Noll's r...
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by katrina barnes from Sustain Our Earth
Scoop.it!

Top 10 Energy Efficient Stadiums

Top 10 Energy Efficient Stadiums | Sports Facility Management 4101935 | Scoop.it
1.) Lincoln Financial Field, home of the Philadelphia Eagles The football stadium in Philadelphia, Pa., which opened in 2003, has a seating capacity of 68,532 and cost $520 million to construct. The

Via SustainOurEarth
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

National Stadium’s hybrid grass turf a first for Asia

National Stadium’s hybrid grass turf a first for Asia | Sports Facility Management 4101935 | Scoop.it
SINGAPORE — The National Stadium, which is due to open next month, will boast a playing field that Sports Hub officials say is durable and cost-effective, and designed to minimise the risk of events being rescheduled or cancelled.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

Former major-league pitcher looks forward to baseball in Summerlin - Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)

Former major-league pitcher looks forward to baseball in Summerlin - Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog) | Sports Facility Management 4101935 | Scoop.it
Former major-league pitcher looks forward to baseball in Summerlin
Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)
He referred to ballparks that were built in other cities using environmental and energy-efficient standards advocated by LEED-Green.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

Nick Gillespie on Why Stadium Subsidies Always Win - Hit & Run ...

Nick Gillespie on Why Stadium Subsidies Always Win - Hit & Run ... | Sports Facility Management 4101935 | Scoop.it
... Second Season (2010). Bradbury, who teaches economics at Kennesaw State University, spoke with reason.com editor Nick Gillespie at July's FreedomFest about the economics of publically subsidized sports stadiums.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

Gillette Stadium: Accessible to All

Kevin McGuire (CAS'83), an attorney and an ADA consultant, leads a tour of Gillette Stadium, pointing out features that make it accessible for all patrons wi...
more...
melvin zebrowski's curator insight, May 25, 2014 5:59 PM

Why the Americans with Disabilities Act matters and how it can be successfully integrated into stadium design. 

Scooped by katrina barnes
Scoop.it!

Sports Facilities Management

The Sports Facilities Management Program is designed to prepare you to move into workplace positions and upgrade proficiency of individuals who are currently...
more...
No comment yet.