Archive for March 2013

Henderson City Council failed to see red flags on stadium project; speculative arenas are practically unheard of

By Eli SegallVegas IncPublished: March 15, 2013 Building a professional sports arena or stadium without a team committed to play there is practically unheard of. Developer Chris Milam wanted to build four of them — and got the Henderson City Council’s full support. There were plenty of red flags when Milam pitched his proposed Las…

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Shake-up at AEG clouds NFL’s return

By Walter Hamilton and Sam FarmerLos Angeles TimesPublished: March 14, 2013 After seeking a buyer for months, the billionaire owner of entertainment giant AEG abruptly took the company off the market, leaving a parade of high-profile suitors empty-handed and damaging the prospect that professional football will return to Los Angeles any time soon. Philip Anschutz…

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