Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-07-20 15:39:09 –
Las Vegas (KLAS) – The Auckland City Council voted 6-1 in favor of keeping athletics in the East Bay. There was one abstention.
“I want to win. Win here for the city of Auckland, which means keeping athletics here,” said Auckland Mayor Libby Schaff, who proceeded with the deal. I did.
Today’s vote by Auckland City Council may be irrelevant in the long run, track and field president Dave Cabel said the term sheet voted today is not acceptable to the team. He is planning another trip to Las Vegas on Wednesday and Thursday looking for land for a new stadium.
“You say you’re looking for a waterfront stadium, but Las Vegas doesn’t have a waterfront,” Auckland City Councilor Noel Gallo told Cabel. Garo was the only negative vote. Most city council members recommended that A stay at the Alameda Coliseum.