Posts Tagged ‘dc united’

D.C. Council Approves D.C. United Stadium

A new facility at Buzzard Point will cost up to $150 million in public funds, with the team paying about that much more for the actual building.

Everybody Except Akridge Makes Nice on Soccer Stadium Deal

Eminent domain looms for soccer stadium land.

D.C. United Stadium Passes First Vote, With Hurdles Ahead

Another vote is set for Dec. 16, but the funding mechanism is still a bit up in the air.

D.C. Attorney General Says Plan to Fund D.C. United Stadium Is Illegal

A last-minute legal hitch comes up as the Council votes on the stadium deal.

Vince Gray Uses Marion Barry in D.C. United Fight, Then Thinks Better of It

Gray pulls Barry into soccer stadium debate.

Poll: 49 Percent Support D.C. United Stadium Plan

How many people actually want to spend $150 million of city money on land and infrastructure for a D.C. United stadium at Buzzard Point? It's a question that's been surprisingly hard to figure out; a January Washington Post poll, which showed around 60 percent opposed to the plan, was criticized for its wording here and elsewhere.
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