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If You Build It, They Might Not Come: The Risky Economics of Sports Stadiums

If You Build It, They Might Not Come: The Risky Economics of Sports Stadiums | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
The trials of the Phoenix Coyotes, the least popular hockey team in the NHL, offer a lesson in public debt and defeat (@OmarKelly Economic benefit of stadium upgrades, and the return on public subsidies to fund them, is far from settled:
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reality hurts

Monique Tester's curator insight, April 26, 2014 2:35 AM

An example of city's money gone to waste.

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GLL awarded Rugby sports and leisure facilities contract | Facilities ...

GLL awarded Rugby sports and leisure facilities contract | Facilities ... | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
Facilities will include a 25m, eight lane swimming pool, a studio pool with moveable floor, a fitness suite, feature climbing wall, six court sports hall and a coffee shop. GLL will also be responsible for the management of the ...
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We're all subsidizing athletics with sports taxes: David Sirota - OregonLive.com

We're all subsidizing athletics with sports taxes: David Sirota - OregonLive.com | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
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We're all subsidizing athletics with sports taxes: David Sirota
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When it comes to sports and taxes, I'm like most Americans.
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RI officials hold crowd safety training - Providence Eyewitness News

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RI officials hold crowd safety training
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WARWICK, R.I. (WPRI) -- Rhode Island state officials held a training seminar Monday morning at the Warwick Showcase Cinema in an effort to raise awareness about crowd management.
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Landscape Designer - Community Sports Facilities | Canada jobs ...

Landscape Designer - Community Sports Facilities | Canada jobs ... | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
Community driven, with a true passion for developing public spaces into multi-use “extreme sports”/ community sports facilities, this company offers great potential and opportunity for the right individual.
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Leader in Women's Sports Merchandising, HERSTAR™, is a Hit Amongst Fans ... - PR Web (press release)

Leader in Women's Sports Merchandising, HERSTAR™, is a Hit Amongst Fans ... - PR Web (press release) | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
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Leader in Women's Sports Merchandising, HERSTAR™, is a Hit Amongst Fans ...
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Dazzling through Houston, TX Feb.
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Providence boss tasks government on sports facilities — The Punch ...

Providence boss tasks government on sports facilities — The Punch ... | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
She said, “I want to use this medium to appeal to the government at all levels to support and encourage sports with available resources, especially fields and sports centres and other facilities.
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End Subsidies For Dog Racing - Wheeling Intelligencer

End Subsidies For Dog Racing
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Breeders of racing greyhounds enjoy a highly unusual subsidy in the Mountain State.
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North West Premier Thandi Modise Announces Multi-Million Infrastructure Projects - AllAfrica.com

North West Premier Thandi Modise Announces Multi-Million Infrastructure Projects - AllAfrica.com | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
North West Premier Thandi Modise Announces Multi-Million Infrastructure Projects AllAfrica.com Twenty-four building projects that include schools, clinics, libraries, sports and recreational facilities were also announced by the Premier for...
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Atlantic Yards Report: Naming rights go down the slippery slope: a ...

A lot of people think that naming rights for sports facilities--especially those associated with colleges--can get dicey, but, curiously enough, the Barclays Center, named for a bank with a rather problematic recent ethical record (not just one big...
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Selling of Wrigley Field renovation plan begins - Chicago Tribune

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Selling of Wrigley Field renovation plan begins
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General manager Jed Hoyer compared it to a Double-A clubhouse the first time he visited. "It was eye-opening, to say the least," he said.

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Sports Authority - In These Times

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When you write about the way cities publicly subsidize stadiums, you use the phrase “sporting shock doctrine.” What do you mean by that? In the 1990s, when so many cities were recovering from the shock of austerity and ...
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Segregated fees to fund sports facility overhaul - UW Badger Herald

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Segregated fees to fund sports facility overhaul UW Badger Herald Horn said Rec Sports is still waiting for facilities condition assessments on the Natatorium and Southeast Recreational Facility from the UW Facilities Planning and Management...
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Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and Vikings Announce Construction Manager - Vikings.com

Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and Vikings Announce Construction Manager - Vikings.com | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and Vikings Announce Construction Manager Vikings.com The MSFA and the Minnesota Vikings announced today that Mortenson Construction has been chosen as the Construction Manager that will...
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Saudi- Umm Al-Qura to help with Haram crowd management - MENAFN.COM

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MENAFN.COM Saudi- Umm Al-Qura to help with Haram crowd management MENAFN.COM (MENAFN - Arab News) The Presidency of the Two Holy Mosques Affairs yesterday signed an agreement with Umm Al-Qura University for conducting research on crowd management...
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Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority: Picking construction manager ...

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It was far from an easy decision. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority had to choose between two construction firms – both with a local connection – to serve as construction manager for the new multi-purpose stadium for ...
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Will an Empty Marlins Park Create Backlash Against Sports Stadium Subsidies? - Forbes

Will an Empty Marlins Park Create Backlash Against Sports Stadium Subsidies? - Forbes | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
Five years later, the public funding for Marlins Park remains a source of controversy (Photo credit: @mikepick) Five years ago today, the thirteen commissioners of Miami-Dade County approved a plan to spend $347 million in taxpayer money to build a...
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Lawsuits in Seattle give Sacramento head start in race to approve an arena - NBCSports.com

Lawsuits in Seattle give Sacramento head start in race to approve an arena - NBCSports.com | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
NBCSports.com Lawsuits in Seattle give Sacramento head start in race to approve an arena NBCSports.com His complaints focus on the financing mechanisms that Hansen and the local government are using to meet the statute's definition of turning a...
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Spire Institute gets one-year deal to host US Olympic and Paralympic athletes - Plain Dealer

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Spire Institute gets one-year deal to host US Olympic and Paralympic athletes
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Spire's one-year agreement to host the U.S.
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Man rescued from roof of FSU practice facility - Tallahassee.com

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Man rescued from roof of FSU practice facility
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Emergency vehicles at the indoor practice facility being built at Florida State University.
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Move Over, Broadway: Sports Are Set to Take the Spotlight in New York - New York Times

Move Over, Broadway: Sports Are Set to Take the Spotlight in New York - New York Times | Sports Facility Management 4011772 | Scoop.it
Move Over, Broadway: Sports Are Set to Take the Spotlight in New York New York Times For all of sports' appeal, critics contend that stadiums and arenas rarely generate the economic benefits that their backers claim because cities, including New...
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