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Austin Residents Oppose Handouts for Precourt Stadium Plan

Walker Evans Walker Evans Austin Residents Oppose Handouts for Precourt Stadium Plan

While many Columbus residents have been rejoicing at the recent news that their pro soccer team is here to stay, Austin residents have been gathering signatures to show their opposition for subsidizing a new stadium. The current owner of the Columbus Crew SC, Precourt Sports Ventures (PSV), has been working on a proposal to build […]

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SPARC Race Track Project Presumed Dead

Walker Evans Walker Evans SPARC Race Track Project Presumed Dead

The Columbus Clippers played their final game at Cooper Stadium on September 1, 2008 — just over 10 years ago — and the minor league ballpark venue has sat empty ever since. What was once a historic Columbus tradition now sits crumbling and overgrown with weeds in 2018. The current state of Cooper Stadium is […]

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Two City Parks on the Table for Crew Stadium Relocation

Walker Evans Walker Evans Two City Parks on the Table for Crew Stadium Relocation

An open letter released today from Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther and Columbus Partnership CEO Alex Fischer outlines more details on the ongoing efforts to retain the Columbus Crew SC soccer team after owner Anthony Precourt made it known in October that he is looking to relocate the team to a new city. Within that letter […]

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(Updated) Columbus Crew Owners Threaten to Relocate Team to Austin if New Stadium Demands Aren’t Met

Walker Evans Walker Evans (Updated) Columbus Crew Owners Threaten to Relocate Team to Austin if New Stadium Demands Aren’t Met

The owners of the Columbus Crew SC soccer team want a new Downtown stadium built for them and they’re not screwing around. Sports Illustrated reported last night that if demands from Precourt Sports Ventures are not met, they’ll be packing their bags and relocating the team to Austin in 2019. According to SI.com, Crew SC […]

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New Sports Stadium to be Constructed in Obetz

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Sports Stadium to be Constructed in Obetz

Representatives from The Village of Obetz and two local sports teams will be making an official announcement tomorrow morning about the development and construction of “Fortress Field,” a new multi-sport stadium. The new facility will be located at 1851 Williams Road, the former site of the Columbus Motor Speedway, which closed at the end of […]

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