Santa Clara Stadium
That’s because interest rates have dropped since the team started construction on the project.
Civil rights groups were threatening to sue the San Francisco 49ers because they claim minority-owned businesses were shut out the contracting process for the $1.2 billion Santa Clara stadium.
The San Francisco 49ers will make a bid next month to host the 50th Super Bowl in 2016, and announced Thursday that they are bringing in a couple of stars from the franchise’s illustrious history to help out.
The initial vision for the project from developer Related California would include 230 acres of shops, restaurants, entertainment and housing.
After weeks of closed-door negotiations, Santa Clara city leaders are expected to agree to the NFL’s demands to host the 50th Super Bowl in February 2016.
Santa Clara officials overseeing the planned new stadium for the San Francisco 49ers approved more than $400 million in future ticket agreements for the stadium’s 2014 opening.
The San Francisco 49ers have already sold three-quarters of the seats at its new Silicon Valley stadium, thanks in part to the team’s Super Bowl run.
Mayors from three Bay Area cities gathered Wednesday to support a bid to bring an upcoming Super Bowl to the new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara.
Santa Clara is competing with the Sun Life Stadium near Miami, to host Super Bowl 50, which will be played in 2016.
After more than half a century of sports, music and civic history – San Francisco’s legendary Candlestick Park is nearing the end.