Seattle City Hall floats demolition of KeyArena for NBA/NHL venue

Razing Seattle's 55-year-old KeyArena is among the redevelopment options included in a City Hall request for proposals, the Seattle Times reports. The city is seeking plans to redevelop the facility into a "world-class civic arena presenting music, en.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2017

It"s official: Seattle Mayor Ed Murray picks Oak View Group for KeyArena renovation (Images)

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray is recommending Oak View Group be chose to remake the city-owned KeyArena into a venue for concerts and men's professional basketball and hockey. There's a good chance the National Hockey League will come to Seattle before .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2017

City, Oak View Group sign MOU to move $600M KeyArena renovation forward

Redeveloped arena at Seattle Center anticipated to break ground in 2018 and open in 2020 to be NBA and NHL ready......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

Seattle mayor inks KeyArena deal to lure NBA, NHL teams

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan has signed an agreement with a developer to renovate KeyArena so the venue could be ready for an NBA or NHL team......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 6th, 2017

Seattle City Council approves $600 million plan to renovate KeyArena

The developer plans to break ground in October 2018 and complete the project two years later......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 4th, 2017

Lance Lopes outlines Oak View Group"s KeyArena redevelopment

Lance Lopes is overseeing the KeyArena project for the Los Angeles arena operator, which looks poised to sign a deal with the city of Seattle as early as Dec. 4......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2017

AEG pulls its KeyArena proposal, citing lack of confidence in city process

The city of Seattle's plan to renovate KeyArena took a major and unexpected hit Sunday when one of the two private companies pursuing the contract pulled out of the bidding while trashing the way the city has handled the selection process. Seattle P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 4th, 2017

Here"s what a rehabilitated King Records building could look like: SLIDESHOW

The decrepit King Records complex in Cincinnati’s Evanston neighborhood would be turned into a combination of an exhibit hall, historic studio and performance venue under plans developed by the city, the Bootsy Collins Foundation and the Cincinnati Musi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 26th, 2017

Paris"s Bataclan Reopens a Year After Massacre

A year after a hail of bullets left 90 people dead at Paris’s Bataclan music hall, the venue reopened with a concert by British artist Sting, an act of defiance for a city torn apart by the terror attacks of Nov. 13, 2015......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 12th, 2016

Paris"s Bataclan Set for a Defiant Reopening a Year After Massacre

A year after a hail of bullets left 90 people dead at Paris’s Bataclan music hall, the venue is set to reopen with a concert by British artist Sting, a showing of defiance for a city torn apart by the terror attacks of Nov. 13, 2015......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjNov 12th, 2016

Exclusive: Katy sets timeline for old city hall demolition

The city of Katy is investing millions in revitalizing its urban core in the hopes of attracting retail developers to the city's downtown area. Starting in January, the city will begin the demolition of its old city hall facility, which sits across the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2016

Property tax abatement may be a victim of any Phila. tax increase

Two words being heard in the hallways of Philadelphia City Hall as the year draws to a close are TAX and INCREASE. City Council thinks Mayor Jim Kenney is almost certain to ask for one. In what form the higher taxes will take and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals6 hr. 14 min. ago

In HQ2 bid, Atlanta suburb offers to make Jeff Bezos mayor of Amazon"s own city

Employees at Amazon's first headquarters in Seattle are now the focus of a targeted ad campaign urging them to build HQ2 outside Atlanta......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals19 hr. 44 min. ago

Pittsburgh picked for GeekWire"s temporary "HQ2"

Pittsburghers get ready: the geeks are coming. Science, tech and innovation publication GeekWire chose Pittsburgh from among four finalists to bring the staff to the city in February in order to highlight the growing tech scene. Seattle-based GeekW.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2017

Hugh Dorrian timeline

Hugh Dorrian has spent 52 years in City Hall – four years as treasurer and 48 as city auditor. “Think of over the years how many recessions and downturns took place,” Mayor Andrew Ginther said. “It has been his steady hand.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

New west-metro event venue Hutton House: Where ‘Napa Valley meets the Hamptons’ (photos)

The Twin Cities’ newest event venue has a year-round outdoor courtyard with fire pits and, when it’s called for, an ice bar.  The Hutton House, which opened in the city of Medicine Lake in late October, was created by four women with backgrounds i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2017

Delta flight makes emergency stop in Montana for bathroom break - CBS News

CBS NewsDelta flight makes emergency stop in Montana for bathroom breakCBS NewsBILLINGS, Mont. -- A Delta flight from New York City to Seattle had to make a stop in Billings aft.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 6th, 2017

Trump"s Hometown Politician Borrowed From His Playbook: Limit Press Freedom

The New York City Council Speaker abruptly limited access to the press and public to an area in the east wing of City Hall on Monday, spurring immediate backlash by the city press corps......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 5th, 2017

Photos: Christmas Village celebrates 10 years in Philadelphia

The annual Christmas Village in Philadelphia this year celebrates 10 years of bringing thousands of visitors and nearly 100 vendors from around the globe. Christmas Village in Philadelphia this year returned to LOVE Park after a move to City Hall .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2017

International cricket matches at Delhi unlikely till 2020, courtesy rotation policy

The city's viability as international sports venue in question as pollution levels continue to stay high.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 5th, 2017

Babri mosque demolition: There was never any Hindu-Muslim hatred in Ayodhya

Whatever be the difficulties in Mandir-Masjid issue, there will not be any negative impact on the socio-religious fabric of the city.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 3rd, 2017