The Ocala (FL) City Council on Tuesday sent a request to the Marion County Commission to put a five-year half-cent sales tax to build a baseball stadium for the Single-A Tampa Yankees (Florida State League) on the ballot no later than March 31 for voter approval. Read more here.
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Ocala Asks County to Put Ballpark Sales Tax on Ballot
Filed under Design & Construction, Money & Financials, Stadium Issues
Plans Unveiled to Bring Tampa Yankees to Ocala
The New York Yankees and Ocala (FL) officials today outlined a tentative agreement to move the Single-A Tampa Yankees (Florida State League) from Tampa to Ocala, pending approval of a new $38 million stadium. Read more and view photos here.
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Ocala (FL) Might Vote On Sales Tax for New Ballpark
The city of Ocala (FL), which has been in discussions with the New York Yankees about bringing a minor league baseball team to the area, is considering asking voters to approve a half-cent sales tax for a stadium in the fall. Read more here.
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