Shockoe Bottom Back in Play for New Richmond Ballpark

The Double-A Richmond Flying Squirrels (Eastern League) and Greater Richmond Chamber have confirmed that discussions about a new baseball stadium for the team have shifted from a regionally-funded project on the Boulevard to a larger economic development project downtown at Shockoe Bottom, which the city would leverage to help pay for the stadium without support from the area counties.  Shockoe Bottom has been targeted in the past and shelved.  Read more here.

About these ads

Leave a comment

Filed under Design & Construction, Stadium Issues

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s