Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/23/12
Despite the play of the Buffalo Bills over the last 12 years, plans are in the works for a new 1.4 billion stadium that would sit along Buffalo’s outer harbor.
The proposed 72,000 seat stadium would feature a retractable roof, convention center, hotel and retail shops.
“This is an all-purpose facility that can be used year-round for a variety of events, concerts, festivals, trade shows, you name it,” said Pat Freeman, sports director at WUFO radio in Buffalo.
The Greater Buffalo Sports and Entertainment Complex has hired HKS Sports and Entertainment to design the stadium. HKS is the same company that designed Cowboys Stadium and Lucas Oil Stadium.
The move to downtown Buffalo would be a huge boost for the economy.… Read more
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