Three sites for a new Omaha Royals ballpark will be discussed at tonight’s Sarpy County Board of Commissioners meeting.
Three sites for a new Omaha Royals (Class AAA; Pacific Coast League) ballpark will be discussed at tonight’s Sarpy County Board of Commissioners meeting.
The sites are in La Vista and Bellevue. They all call for additional development — including movie theaters, office/retail, and hotels — along with the ballpark. That was a prime goal of the Sarpy County Board; it’s the rationale for the tax-increment financing behind the project.
RELATED STORIES: DLR lands Sarpy County ballpark design deal; Sarpy County mayors express doubts about new O-Royals ballpark; Details of O-Royals/Sarpy County lease revealed; Agreement reached on new O-Royals ballpark; O-Royals, Sarpy County on verge of signing ballpark deal
Subscribers to the weekly Ballpark Digest newsletter see articles before they’re posted to the site. You can sign up for a free subscription at the Newsletter Signup Page.