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Looking outside my boundaries long enough to pass along this: "News4 has learned that Mayor Adrian Fenty plans to propose building a $200 million soccer stadium on the banks of the Anacostia River across from the city's new Nationals ballpark. Sources told News4's Tom Sherwood that the soccer stadium would be part of a $1 billion development deal on about 40 acres of land at Poplar Point along the river. The sources said the mayor will announce as early as Thursday that he has selected Clark Construction to develop the land." As for the cost? "Under the mayor's proposal, which must be approved by the D.C. Council, the city would spend about $200 million on the soccer stadium. Funds to pay for the soccer stadium bonds would come from taxes and revenue that already are being generated by the new baseball stadium, which opens in late March."
UPDATE: I'm not going to be tracking this (yet {ahem}), but here's a more complete article, along with the more correct name of the winning bidder, Clark Realty Capital. Mayor Fenty is announcing the winner this morning at 10:30.
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rjm says: (2/13/08 10:30 PM)
JD - I know your overwhelmed as it is and are reluctant to expand outside of near southeast, but with this post you have started down the slippery slop and must now cover the Poplar Point development through completion. All you have to do is add an "s" to Ballpark in your site and call it "Ballparks and Beyond".


rjm says: (2/13/08 10:34 PM)
"you're"

"slope"

...I should of had my editor review this post BEFORE I published it.


JD says: (2/13/08 10:44 PM)
Maybe by the time the soccer stadium starts rising, I'll have caught up on my sleep. :-)

(and don't worry about the typos--I'm married to the world's most famous copy editor, so the pressure's always on around here)


Daniel K says: (2/14/08 1:58 AM)
Touché, JD. According to an article in the Washington Post, "The overall plans [for Poplar Point] could take more than a decade to realize, officials said, although the soccer stadium probably would be in the first wave of building, within three to four years."

So, hopefully you will have caught up on your sleep by 2011 or 2012. With a considerable number of projects still in store for Near Southeast DC, however, I guess we'll just have to wait and see...


DG-rad says: (2/14/08 11:14 AM)
don't worry JD, I've got the other side of the Anacostia covered. :)

anacostianow.blogspot.com


Bradley Comar says: (2/14/08 4:08 PM)
I support what Fenty is doing here. Bringing this development is good for Annacostia and good for the whole city. However, I find it funny that Fenty, who was very much against the city funding a baseball stadium because it is bad business, now supports the city funding some of this soccer stadium. Someone who was against the baseball stadium funding would be using extra tax revenue generated by it to pay the bonds off early ...and get rid of this "bad" debt sooner.

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