Hartford Drops Public Financing Plan for New Ballpark, Will Seek Private Investment

New Britain Rock Cats LogoHartford 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.

About these ads

1 Comment

Filed under Design & Construction, Money & Financials, Stadium Issues

One response to “Hartford Drops Public Financing Plan for New Ballpark, Will Seek Private Investment

  1. In the know

    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.

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