As if things weren’t changing fast enough in Silicon Valley’s real estate market, the new Levi’s Stadium is shifting things into overdrive. The 49ers have yet to take the field in their new home, but the gold rush is already on in the neighborhoods surrounding the new park.
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — The L.A. Times reports the NFL is considering financing a new stadium in Los Angeles. “I could see that,” John Madden told the KCBS Radio morning crew. “Eventually there would be […]
KPIX 5 Sports Director Dennis O’Donnell looks at the history of the 49ers stadium efforts and tours the newly-opened Levi’s Stadium.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was in Santa Clara for the ribbon cutting ceremony at Levi’s stadium, where he suggested the Raiders might share the new stadium with the 49ers.
PHOTOS: See KPIX 5 Reporter Kiet Do’s photos from the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara…
Four years after voters in Santa Clara approved a measure authorizing construction of a stadium for the San Francisco 49ers – and just over two years after construction began – Levi’s Stadium is set for its debut.
The Oakland City Council has called a special session for Wednesday night, and they are expected to vote on the A’s lease deal.
Despite added security at many sports venues, including in the Bay Area, there are still plenty of cases of fan altercations, more than three years after the Bryan Stow attack.
The 49ers say everything is on schedule for the opening of Levi’s Stadium less than a month from now. Public tours of the billion-dollar plus facility have now gone on sale.
The A’s have been in turbulent talks for weeks with Oakland and Alameda County officials over a new 10-year-lease at the aging O.Co Coliseum, but that may be moot if Raiders representatives can push through a plan to tear down the stadium and get a new NFL venue built in half that time.