Wilmington baseball stadium http://whqr.org en Citizens Speak For and Against Stadium http://whqr.org/post/citizens-speak-and-against-stadium <p></p><p>Wilmington City Council voted unanimously last night to put the $37 million bond referendum for the proposed baseball stadium on this November&rsquo;s ballot.&nbsp; As WHQR&rsquo;s Andrew Jarachovic reports, two-dozen citizens made impassioned statements both for and against the new ballpark. &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 08:00:00 +0000 Andrew Jarachovic 22235 at http://whqr.org Citizens Speak For and Against Stadium Baseball on the Cape Fear River? http://whqr.org/post/baseball-cape-fear-river <p></p><p>Wilmington City Council announced today they have finalized the total cost of the proposed baseball stadium.&nbsp; However, WHQR&rsquo;s Andrew Jarachovic reports that negotiations between the City and Mandalay and the Atlanta Braves partnership are continuing.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 20:53:27 +0000 Andrew Jarachovic 21782 at http://whqr.org Baseball on the Cape Fear River? Baseball on the Cape Fear River? http://whqr.org/post/baseball-cape-fear-river-0 <p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Andrew Jarachovic 22240 at http://whqr.org Baseball on the Cape Fear River? City Council Approves Stadium Bond Referendum http://whqr.org/post/city-council-approves-stadium-bond-referendum <p>Last night, Wilmington City Council voted in favor of resolutions regarding the proposed baseball stadium and announced a potential location.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Jul 2012 20:12:31 +0000 Andrew Jarachovic 20257 at http://whqr.org City Council Approves Stadium Bond Referendum Wilmington City Council Will Explore Baseball Bond Referendum http://whqr.org/post/wilmington-city-council-will-explore-baseball-bond-referendum <p>Last night, Wilmington City Council voted on matters from next&nbsp; year&#39;s budget to approving money to improve sidewalks and roads.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 20 Jun 2012 15:11:09 +0000 Sara Wood 18981 at http://whqr.org Wilmington City Council Will Explore Baseball Bond Referendum Talking Baseball with StarNews Reporter Shelby Sebens http://whqr.org/post/talking-baseball-starnews-reporter-shelby-sebens <p>Tomorrow night, Wilmington City Council will sign off on its 2012-2013 budget, part of which involves keeping the possibility of minor league baseball on the table.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 21:09:50 +0000 Sara Wood 18815 at http://whqr.org Talking Baseball with StarNews Reporter Shelby Sebens Group Files Petition Against Public Money for Baseball Stadium http://whqr.org/post/group-files-petition-against-public-money-baseball-stadium <p>Yesterday in Wilmington, a group opposed to using public money to fund a potential baseball stadium delivered a petition with almost 4,000 signatures to the city clerk&rsquo;s office.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 14:46:16 +0000 Sara Wood 17413 at http://whqr.org Group Files Petition Against Public Money for Baseball Stadium City's Baseball Consultant Updates Public About Ongoing Study http://whqr.org/post/citys-baseball-consultant-updates-public-about-ongoing-study <p>National Sports Service, a consulting firm hired by the City of Wilmington, presented its updated findings last night from its feasibility study of whether or not to bring a baseball team to town.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 30 May 2012 16:06:58 +0000 Sara Wood 17189 at http://whqr.org City's Baseball Consultant Updates Public About Ongoing Study City Council Sees Some Holes in Baseball Financing Plan http://whqr.org/post/city-council-sees-some-holes-baseball-financing-plan <p>Last night in Wilmington, a team of private developers presented a financial proposal for a baseball stadium to the city council.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 16 May 2012 20:05:35 +0000 Sara Wood 16479 at http://whqr.org City Council Sees Some Holes in Baseball Financing Plan Opponents of publicly-funded baseball stadium form new citizens' group http://whqr.org/post/opponents-publicly-funded-baseball-stadium-form-new-citizens-group <p>The City of Wilmington must pass its budget for the next fiscal year by the end of June. Tue, 15 May 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 16361 at http://whqr.org Opponents of publicly-funded baseball stadium form new citizens' group