$500M Wrigley Field Face-Lift Plan Scores Key Approval

Law360, New York (April 15, 2013, 2:08 PM EDT) -- After several months of negotiations, Chicago officials have finalized a deal with the Chicago Cubs to get the ball rolling on a $500 million renovation of Wrigley Field and the development of nearby property, they announced Monday.

Per the agreement, the city will approve various signage requests, including adding a digital sign in the ballpark, and support plans to build a hotel, offices and retail space near the stadium by the Ricketts family, the owners of the Cubs. In turn, the family will make various community...
To view the full article, register now.