Fla. County OKs $94.5M For MLS Stadium, Citrus Bowl

Law360, Miami (October 22, 2013, 9:08 PM EDT) -- Orange County, Fla., on Tuesday voted to approve a $94.5 million funding package for three major development projects, including a new stadium aimed at helping the city of Orlando land a Major League Soccer franchise, as well as upgrades to a performing arts center and the Florida Citrus Bowl.

The Orange County Board of Commissioners voted 5-2 to sign off on the funding deal, which will use tourism development tax funds to help build a stadium for Orlando City Soccer, add an acoustic hall to the...
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