D.C. United Stadium News

DC Council devaluing stadium benefits

Commentor, and former mayor, David Rusk goes in depth on the process the DC Council is using to evaluate the D.C. United stadium deal.

FanPost
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Fanpost: Does the DC Council's RFP stack the deck?

Reader David Rusk asks why the Council's request for proposals for a consultant's review of the proposed Buzzard Point stadium plan (and its attendant land swaps) calls for a 10-year window to...

Read the stadium hearing testimony I'll give Thurs

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Tuesday afternoon is the deadline to sign up to testify at Thursday's hearing. Will you join me?

Gorgeous new renderings of proposed DCU stadium

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I want to go to there.

DCU Stadium proposal submitted to Council

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Mayor Vincent Gray has announced the proposed package to build the D.C. United stadium and has submitted it to the D.C. Council.

D.C. Stadium bill goes to Council This Week?

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Movement on Buzzard Point may be ramping up.

New poll has 49% in support of D.C. United stadium plan, 42% against

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After the controversial Washington Post poll that had 60 percent of District residents against the D.C. United stadium project, a new poll shows that 49% of likely Democratic primary voters are for the stadium project, with 42% against. The wording of the question, in particular, is key:

Now I would like your opinion on some current issues. There is a proposal to use up to $150 million in city funds to buy land where a new stadium can be built for the District’s Major League Soccer team, D.C. United. The city would maintain ownership of the property and rent it to the team for $1 per year, while the soccer team would pay to construct the actual stadium. Do you support or oppose this proposal?

It's Here: Unite D.C. for a Stadium at Buzzard Point

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Legislation is very near to going before the DC Council, and the big push is finally here. By going to this site, you can quickly and easily contact your Councilmembers by email, Facebook, and Twitter - all of which make a big difference, as we've heard first-hand on multiple occasions from Councilmembers and their staffers. The entire process takes less than five minutes. Whether you are a glass-half-full-er like me or not, the time for action is now. YOU can be a part of making a DC United stadium at Buzzard Point a reality. Stand up and make yourself heard! VAMOS!!

Bowser opposed to D.C. United stadium deal

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Fourth Ward councilwoman Muriel Bowser announced today that she is against swapping the Reeves Center for land for the D.C. United stadium at Buzzard Point.

New DCU stadium renderings released!

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New renderings of the proposed D.C. United stadium have been released, with the team selecting Populous as the architecture firm for the project.

Thohir denies DCU sale rumors

Breathe regular, people.

Erick Thohir to sell D.C. United?

The Indonesian, who personally guaranteed the debts of Inter Milan when he purchased a majority stake of the Italian club, would use the proceeds to ensure adequate cash.

Allen Lew responds to the Post's stadium poll

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The District's chief negotiator in the stadium talks with D.C. United speaks out.

Reaction to the Post's stadium poll question

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A few writers pick apart the poll's misleading question, and one gets philosophical.

Poll: 6 in 10 oppose public money for DCU stadium

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The results of a new Washington Post poll were published this weekend, and while not the worst possible news, it's hardly positive for supporters of D.C. United and the team's long-running effort...

Monday Freedom Kicks: Welcome to SuperWeek!

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All weeks are super here at Black and Red United, but only one is SuperWeek! And this is it--and we've got some news on Buzzard Point negotiations, the USMNT, fellow MLS competitors, and European...

Boxing Day Freedom Kicks

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Our daily links, today about D.C. United's stadium plan, tifosi, and pyramid schemes.

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