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Lead Business Group Backs Tax Plan for Ballpark

The Greater Vancouver (WA) Chamber of Commerce has officially endorsed a proposed plan for a 5-percent admissions tax to help pay for a new $19.5 million baseball stadium for the Single-A Yakima Bears (Northwest League).  Read more here.

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Vancouver Ballpark Funding Hearing Postponed

A public hearing on an admissions tax to help fund the proposed new $22.7 million baseball stadium at Clark College in Vancouver (WA) for the Single-A Yakima Bears (Northwest League) has been indefinitely postponed, after the Bears requested more time to rework their proposal.  Read more here.  Thanks to John Cerone for the link.

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New Vancouver (WA) Ballpark Funding Options on Deck for Public Hearing Next Week

The Clark County (Vancouver, WA) Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing next Wednesday to consider public funding options for the proposed new ballpark on the campus of Clark College for the Single-A Yakima Bears (Northwest League).  Read more here.

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Vancouver Ballpark Study Released

The Columbia River Economic Development Council has released a commissioned study to determine the feasibility of  building a new $22.7 million ballpark in Clark County (Vancouver, WA) for the Single-A Yakima Bears (Northwest League).  The study estimates the project would generate $206.5 million in pubic-private investment over 20 years.  Read more here.

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