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Wrigley Field Renovation

Wrigley Field Reduced To Rubble As Renovations Begin

AP | Posted 10.17.2014 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) -- Construction equipment is starting to take big bites out of Wrigley Field's exterior outfield walls. The demolition of the famous b...

Hey, Cubs, What About Those Who Purchased Brick Pavers -- Are We 'Chopped Liver'?

Miles J. Zaremski | Posted 08.10.2014 | Chicago
Miles J. Zaremski

There have been various stories on the $575 million ballpark expansion and neighborhood redevelopment efforts of the Ricketts' family at the Friendly ...

Cubs Get Approval For Part Of Massive Wrigley Revamp Plan

AP | Posted 06.28.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs have been cleared to move forward with their $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field – except for the large video s...

DuPage County Aims To Lure Cubs From Friendly Confines

Posted 06.13.2013 | Chicago

While Cubs' negotiations over renovations at 99-year-old Wrigley Field continue to sputter, another Chicago suburb is putting out their welcome mat wi...

A Jumbo Mess: The Chicago Cubs' Opposition In Building A 6,000-Square-Foot Video Board

Alicia Jessop | Posted 07.03.2013 | Sports
Alicia Jessop

Although the Cubs have built a legion of loyal fans over the years, the team's home at Wrigley Field remains an important component to its economic success.

Cubs Chairman To Make Case For Massive Wrigley Jumbotron

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 07.01.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The owner of the Chicago Cubs threatened to move the team out of Wrigley Field for the first time publicly if his plans for a big, new...

Cubs, City Arrive At Hard-Fought $500 Million Wrigley Revamp Deal

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 06.15.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs have been fighting for years to get back to the World Series. They may have a fight on their hands to upgrade Wrigley Fiel...

Cubs Reject Major Ad Deal

Posted 01.25.2013 | Chicago

Owners of the Wrigleyville rooftop businesses pitched a profit-sharing billboard scheme to the Cubs Friday morning but struck out after the organizati...

Wheels Rolling Again On Wrigley Renovation

Posted 01.24.2013 | Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel cast himself as a defender of Chicago taxpayer money when he discussed the ongoing negotiations surrounding the Wrigley Field renov...

PHOTOS: Cubs Unveil Big Plans For Wrigley Field Renovation

Posted 01.21.2013 | Chicago

The Chicago Cubs on Saturday formally announced their plans for a lofty renovation of Wrigley Field estimated to cost as much as $300 million and take...

City May Be Willing To Help With Wrigley Field Facelift

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 06.04.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs, one of the most popular and lucrative sports franchises in the United States despite their unmatched record of failu...

State Won't Pay For Wrigley Renovation

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Cubs' plan to use 35 years' worth of amusement-tax growth to finance a $200 million renovation of Wrigley Field -- and back-stop the bonds with a ...

Wrigley Field Renovation: Ricketts Family Wants State Aid To Improve Ballpark

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The owners of the Chicago Cubs want the help of the state of Illinois in their plans to renovate Wrigley Field. The Chicago Tribune i...