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San Diego Stadium farewell: 50,000-seat facility made for ‘major league city’ – The San Diego Union-Tribune

Mission Valley stadium provided half a century of entertainment, millions and millions of memories…

May be behind paywall 😦

Source: San Diego Stadium farewell: 50,000-seat facility made for ‘major league city’ – The San Diego Union-Tribune

San Diego’s stadium financing options | UTSanDiego.com

San Diego — Recent discussion of how San Diego can pay for a new Chargers stadium has shifted away from traditional tax increases, which need approval from two-thirds of voters, toward different approaches that wouldn’t face that daunting requirement.

They include using a new state economic development tool called an “infrastructure district,” borrowing against new revenues that a modern stadium would create, and getting a large loan from the county that would be paid back later with taxes from development near the stadium.

via San Diego’s stadium financing options | UTSanDiego.com.