New Vikings Stadium Plan Reuses, Rebuilds Metrodome


Proposed Vikings New Stadium

Proposed Vikings New Stadium


Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and City Council President Barbara Johnson announce a plan that will build a new Vikings stadium at the Metrodome site, renovate the City of Minneapolis-owned Target Center and lower Minneapolis property taxes. They are joined joined by Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor and representatives of business and organized labor.

Minn Post’s Jay Weiner who covers both politics and sports gives us his assessment. He says getting this plan through the legislature in the next two weeks will be “threading the needle”.

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