Wilmington baseball stadium

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4:00 am
Wed August 8, 2012

Citizens Speak For and Against Stadium

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Wilmington City Council voted unanimously last night to put the $37 million bond referendum for the proposed baseball stadium on this November’s ballot.  As WHQR’s Andrew Jarachovic reports, two-dozen citizens made impassioned statements both for and against the new ballpark.     

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4:53 pm
Mon August 6, 2012

Baseball on the Cape Fear River?

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Wilmington City Council announced today they have finalized the total cost of the proposed baseball stadium.  However, WHQR’s Andrew Jarachovic reports that negotiations between the City and Mandalay and the Atlanta Braves partnership are continuing. 

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Local
4:00 pm
Mon August 6, 2012

Baseball on the Cape Fear River?

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Local
4:12 pm
Wed July 11, 2012

City Council Approves Stadium Bond Referendum

Stadium Bond Referendum To Be On November Ballot

Last night, Wilmington City Council voted in favor of resolutions regarding the proposed baseball stadium and announced a potential location. 

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Local
11:11 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Wilmington City Council Will Explore Baseball Bond Referendum

Last night, Wilmington City Council voted on matters from next  year's budget to approving money to improve sidewalks and roads. 

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Local
5:09 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Talking Baseball with StarNews Reporter Shelby Sebens

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. 

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Local
10:46 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Group Files Petition Against Public Money for Baseball Stadium

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’s office. 

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Local
12:06 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

City's Baseball Consultant Updates Public About Ongoing Study

National Sports Service presents an update of its feasibility study on bringing minor league baseball to Wilmington on May 29, 2012.

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. 

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Local
4:05 pm
Wed May 16, 2012

City Council Sees Some Holes in Baseball Financing Plan

By Tage Olsin

Last night in Wilmington, a team of private developers presented a financial proposal for a baseball stadium to the city council. 

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Local
5:00 am
Tue May 15, 2012

Opponents of publicly-funded baseball stadium form new citizens' group

The City of Wilmington must pass its budget for the next fiscal year by the end of June.

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