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Homestead Seeks to Evict Operator From ‘Pink Elephant’

The city of Homestead (FL) has filed suit to evict La Ley Sports from Homestead Sports Complex, alleging the organization failed to pay the city $161,382 for utilities, $100,667 in property taxes and $89,248 for property insurance.  The city terminated the lease on March 12 but La Ley refused to surrender the property, according to the lawsuit. Continue reading

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City Shuts Off Water, Power to ‘Pink Elephant’

The city of Homestead has turned off the electricity and water service to Homestead Sports Complex, saying La Ley Sports has not paid a utility bill since Sept. 7.  The city says the company owes $143,000 in utility payments, including electricity, water and trash.  La Ley Sports took control of the facility two summers ago and filed a class action lawsuit against the city last May, claiming that Continue reading

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Woes Continue for ‘Pink Elephant’

La Lay Sports, which took control of Homestead Sports Complex last summer,  is once again behind on more than $162,000 on utility and insurance bills.  The city is locked in a legal battle with the operator, in part, over the bills.  La Ley filed a class action lawsuit against the city in May, claiming that Homestead overbills its utility customers. Continue reading

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More Bad News for ‘Pink Elephant’

La Lay Sports, which took control of Homestead Sports Complex last summer, has reportedly failed to carry the required insurance on the property and still owes the city $29,000 in past-due utility bills.  A number of liens have also been filed against the stadium property.  The owner of La Lay also appears to be in personal financial trouble. Continue reading

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