Hartford officials say they have dropped a $60 million public financing plan for a minor league baseball stadium and will seek private investment instead, following criticism by city residents about the cost to taxpayers. Read more here.
Filed under Design & Construction, Money & Financials, Stadium Issues
Tagged as Double-A, Eastern League, Hartford (CT), New Britain Rock Cats
This never passed the smell test for me. Leaving a community that has long supported the team for “an opportunity we couldn’t pass up” as the ownership group was quoted as saying. Looks like karma may bite them a bit on this one.
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