60 million dollar high school stadium?

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60 million dollar high school stadium?

Post by Rids » Thu Apr 15, 2010 5:54 am

Got this in my inbox today:

59,600,000
Ground will be broken next month on a new $59.6 million stadium outside of Dallas. For high school football. It will seat 18,000 in two decks and feature a video scoreboard, four concession stands and 12 bathrooms. It will probably host its first game in 2012, but it will probably never host anything like the game between Plano East and John Tyler back in 1994.
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Re: 60 million dollar high school stadium?

Post by Spellchecker » Tue Apr 27, 2010 12:28 pm

Here's the PDF of the brochure for what appears to be the bond initiative:

http://www.allenisd.org/200610610155831 ... Update.pdf
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Re: 60 million dollar high school stadium?

Post by iso_55 » Sun Jun 13, 2010 11:45 pm

So, 135 million dollars for a 33,000 seat stadium in Winnipeg seems right on the mark then.
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Re: 60 million dollar high school stadium?

Post by shayman » Mon Jun 14, 2010 6:33 am

Wow, reading the PDF, they have 1,000 seats reserved just for the BAND.
I helped pay for it, I'm calling it "Skydome."

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