Sun Life Deal Passes Another House Cmte.The battle over renovations to Sun Life Stadium and how to pay for it took center stage in Tallahassee Wednesday. The House Economic Affairs Committee approved legislation to allow the modernization plans to move closer to a full House vote.
Deadline Looms For Sun Life DealTime is growing perilously short for the Miami Dolphins and the South Florida Super Bowl Committee to put together a public referendum vote on whether or not to contribute public money to the renovation of Sun Life Stadium.
Fins Promise County Can Back Out On Stadium Plan Without Super BowlThe Miami Dolphins are putting their money where their mouth is when it comes to securing public funds for the upgrade of Sun Life Stadium.
Report: NFL Wants Local Tax ExemptionThe National Football League is holding South Florida hostage for stadium upgrades to Sun Life Stadium in exchange for future Super Bowls. Part of the funding for those games would be from tourist/hotel tax hikes, just don’t ask the NFL to pay those taxes, according to CBS4 news partner the Miami Herald.
Sun Life Vote May Leave No Time For A Plan BThe Miami Dolphins have relented on their pitch for renovations to Sun Life Stadium and will send the issue to the voters to decide whether any public money will be used. But ahead of a planned Monday press conference, time will be short to get the issue on a ballot.
Sources: Mayor, Fins Agree No Tax-Funded Stadium Without VoteIf your tax dollars will be used to build a new stadium for the Dolphins, voters will have to approve it, according to sources with deep knowledge of the controversial plan.
Miami Making Bid For Future Super BowlThe road to the Super Bowl is no easy task for players and coaches of the NFL, but hosting the ultimate game is no easy task either. With the bid for who will host Super Bowl 50 just a few months away, South Florida hopes to bring the biggest game to Sun Life Stadium.
South Florida Committee Faces Battle For 2016 Super BowlSuper Bowl 50 may be four years away, but South Florida’s Super Bowl Bid Committee is wasting no time going after the big game.
Sports Agenda for Wednesday (10/17/12)Super Bowl 50 or Super Bowl L, has a nice ring to it doesn’t it. Guess what South Florida, be ready to pony up some big cash for it or it’s heading to the left coast. The Dolphins have a major problem with their backup running back. The NHL puts the puck back below the red line of the players.