Chattanooga Approves $79.5M Baseball Stadium Despite Economic Questions Over Financing

Chattanooga Will Be Getting A New Baseball Stadium And City Officials Have Called The Project A “Home Run For The Community” Despite Economists’ Questions On The Numbers Touted By Stadium Supporters.

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Committee Won’t Seek Independent Review Of Economic Numbers For Tennessee Titans’ New Stadium

Nashville’s East Bank Stadium Committee Plans To Parse Information On A New Projected $2.2 Billion Tennessee Titans Stadium Deal Once It’s Announced, Along With Information On The City’s Current Lease Obligations And A $200,000 Stadium Study The Council Has Planned Along With Land-Use Requirements Around Nissan Stadium. But The Group Will Not Be Producing Its Own Economic Impact And Tax Impact Numbers Related To The Proposed Project.

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Experts Cast Doubt On Economic Claims Related To New Publicly Funded Chattanooga Baseball Stadium

Sports Economists And A Tennessee Think Tank Say That A New $79.5 Million Stadium Funded Mainly Through Tax Money Is Another Example Of A Publicly Funded Sports Stadium That Will Fall Short Of Its Economic Promises.

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Nashville Committee To Examine Borrowing For Tennessee Titans Proposed New $2.2B Stadium

Metro Nashville Government Has Formed An East Bank Stadium Committee That Will Be Led By Councilmember Bob Mendes And Will Include Seven Members Of The City Council. The Committee Is Expected To Examine The City’s Involvement In The Potential $1.5 Billion Of Public Funding Planned For A New Estimated $2.2 Billion Tennessee Titans Stadium.

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Experts Discuss Playbook For Officials Trying To Secure Taxpayer Funds For Sports Stadiums

One Of The Best Ways To Combat Public Sports Stadium Financing Is To Allow Time For Information To Get To The Public And The Opposition To Build, Economists Said During A Roundtable On Sports Stadium Financing.

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What Does Roe v Wade Overturn Mean For Tennessee? – TVA pushes PRIDE – Disenfranchised Constituents And More! – The TennCon Big 7!

BREAKING – What Does Roe V. Wade Overturn Mean for Tennessee?

1) Curcio Disenfranchises Constituents By Abandoning Legislature Post To Become Lobbyist
2) TVA Live Streams Drag Queen Performance During Work Hours In Honor Of Pride Month
3) TN House Leadership Urges Lee To Block Health Department From Distributing, Promoting, Recommending COVID Vaccine For Kids Under 5
4) Tennessee Attorney General Disputes Federal Directive to Withhold Nutrition Assistance For Schools That Don’t Adhere to New ‘Gender Identity’ Policy
5) Tennessee Voters To Decide If ‘Right To Work’ Becomes A Part of State Constitution
6) State Funded Reentry Office Aligns With New Equity Movement Favoring Gay Population
7) Nashville Could Commission $200K Study On Titan’s Stadium Lease Obligations

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Nashville Could Commission $200K Study On Titan’s Stadium Lease Obligations

Nashville Will Consider Spending $200,000 On A “Stadium Study” To Evaluate The Tennessee Titans’ Claim That The City Would Owe $1.839 Billion Under The Terms Of The Team’s Current Lease If Nissan Stadium In Nashville Was Renovated Instead Of Having A New Estimated $2.2 Billion Stadium Built.

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