UPDATED: Baseball Letter Outlines Questions, Concerns, and Alternatives (with Mayor’s Response Letter)

I delivered a letter to the Administration on Friday, December 6 expressing my questions and concerns about the Shockoe Stadium proposal and offered some alternative scenarios that might be considered. There will be much more discussion on this matter going forward with a vote on the current proposal possibly in late February or March.

Click here to read my December 6, 2013 letter in pdf format. 

Davenport Report with Appendices

Stories in the Times-Dispatch (December 8):
Shockoe Bottom stadium plans challenged

Baliles questions baseball plan in letter to mayor

Mayor’s Office Letter in Response
Mayors Office January 7, 2014 Response in pdf format.

Stories in the Times-Dispatch (January 9)
Mayor responds to ballpark letter from Baliles

Finance Committee Presentation – January 17, 2014
Finance Committee Presentation
“Revitalize RVA: Understanding the Finances”

Link to audio of the presentation and questions