Orlando to vote on stadium approval

October 18, 2013
By Jeff Carlisle
Orlando’s bid to fund a soccer specific stadium, and by extension enable Orlando City soccer club to become MLS’s latest expansion team, is in danger of falling just short.

The city council and the tourist development council have already approved a $94.5 million package that would fund construction and renovations to several community venues, including $20 million for the soccer stadium.

But approval hinges on a vote by the Orange County board of county commissioners (BCC) ...

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