Public officials & their love affair with new stadiums—this one’s going to court

by KATIE SIMON-DASTYCH

On Oct. 25, a citizens’ group filed a lawsuit in Hennepin County District Court asking the Court to prohibit the construction of a football stadium planned to be built on Nicollet Island. DeLaSalle High School wants to close off one-half of historic Grove Street and build a football stadium on park land which is adjacent to the school and owned by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board. Read more here Pulse of the Twin Cities