Cubs Strike Signage Deal For $300M Wrigley Field Project

Law360, New York (July 11, 2013, 6:51 PM EDT) -- The Chicago Cubs' owners agreed Thursday to shrink the controversial Jumbotron and advertising board proposed as part of a $300 million Wrigley Field renovation to secure final approvals for the project from the city's landmarks commission.

In an eleventh-hour compromise, the Ricketts family agreed to shave down the 100-foot width of a left field video board by 5 feet, which shrinks it from 6,000 square feet to 5,700 feet, and to reduce a right field sign from 1,000 square feet to 650 square feet, Julian Green,...
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