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Farmers Field

Taxpayers On The Hook?

Bloomberg | Christopher Palmeri and Andy Fixmer | Posted 05.30.2011 | Los Angeles

Billionaire Philip Anschutz's plan to build a football stadium and convention-center addition in downtown Los Angeles offers the city a financial guar...

AEG Promises Full Environmental Review For Farmers Field

thecitymaven.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The developer behind the proposed Farmer Field stadium told Mayor Antonio Villaraigoa's Blue Ribbon Commission today that the project will go through ...

Stadium Advocates Scramble To Clear Regulatory Hurdles

The Huffington Post | Billy Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Despite its insistence that it is in no rush to push its proposal for a Downtown NFL stadium through the approval process, developer AEG's whirlwind o...

Councilman Raises New Concerns Over Downtown Stadium Plan

latimes.com | Seema Mehta and Rich Connell, Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Tough questions began to emerge Thursday at City Hall over some of the promises and forecasts being used to promote development of a National Football...

Farmers Field Job Hype: Not All It's Cracked Up To Be

losangeles.cbslocal.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Football fans are abuzz about how soon the NFL could be coming back to town, but when it comes to the economic benefits of a new downtown stadium, tax...

AEG Exec To Stadium Critics: 'Calm Down'

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The head of the entertainment conglomerate seeking to build a National Football League stadium in downtown Los Angeles shot back at skeptics Tuesday a...

Mayor's Panel Studying Downtown Stadium Has Deep Ties With Developer

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — The seasoned local business leaders picked by the mayor to analyze plans for a downtown NFL stadium on the public's behalf seem to...

Stadium Foes Compete On Political Field

LA Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

There is nothing like a good fight over a development to loosen the purse strings for politicians. Just look at the competing plans to build footba...

NFL In Los Angeles? No Thank You

Stu Kreisman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Stu Kreisman

Almost an entire generation of potential fans in Los Angeles has been lost to soccer, basketball, the beach, going out to dinner and reading. Speaking for most of the populace, we don't miss the NFL one bit.

City Council Takes Cooler View Of Downtown Stadium Plans

latimes.com | Patrick J. McDonnell and David Zahniser, Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A day after Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and others warmly embraced plans for a $1-billion football stadium downtown, the idea received a fa...

Don't Buy Those NFL Season Tickets Just Yet

AP | TIM DAHLBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

The Rams didn't need to leave Southern California under the cover of darkness like the Colts did when they fled Baltimore. By the time Georgia Frontie...

AEG Lobbies State Lawmakers To Bypass Environmental Rules For Downtown Stadium

latimes.com | Patrick McGreevy, Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Reporting from Sacramento -- Developer Philip Anschutz's plan to build an NFL stadium in Los Angeles may now hinge on whether state lawmakers will al...

Downtown LA Stadium Gets A Name, Will It Get A Team?

AP/HuffPost | Billy Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

This morning, in a packed room at the LA Convention Center's West Hall, AEG and Farmers Insurance brought out the big guns to announce a stadium namin...