The D.C. Council approved it and on Tuesday the mayor signed off on it, and pretty soon Buzzard Point will be getting a new soccer stadium.
More than a decade’s effort led up to the D.C. Council’s final approval to publicly fund a new D.C. United stadium. For one co-owner of the club, Jason Levien, his joyous reaction felt like a movie moment.
The most expensive professional soccer stadium in America will be built in the nation’s capital.
After months of debate, there is a deal in place to cover the public cost of a new soccer stadium at D.C.’s Buzzard Point.
The long-discussed plan to build a new soccer stadium at Buzzard Point in D.C. is heading for a first vote on Tuesday. However, the cost of the project is going to be higher than first thought.
More than 15 months after plans for a new soccer stadium at D.C.’s Buzzard Point came out, a study says it would definitely spark new economic growth. But it would also be the most expensive Major League Soccer stadium in history, and the proposal as it stands may short-change the District, according to a new study commissioned by the D.C. Council.
The D.C. councilmember who could end up deciding the fate of a proposed new soccer stadium for D.C. United will hold two public hearings on the project.
D.C. United has released new renderings of its proposed Buzzard Point stadium in an effort to drum up support before the City Council’s public hearing.
Nearly a year after it was first proposed, the plan to build a new soccer stadium at D.C.’s Buzzard Point will finally get a public hearing on June 26.
The framework of a deal that would create a new home for D.C. United is almost complete, but there’s still a piece or two missing