Sacramento city officials, representatives from the ICON/Taylor team and league brass met yesterday in Dallas. KFBK's Rob McAllister was told by a city staffer that the meeting was merely an "update" on the arena project's recent progress. Mayor Kevin Johnson
and Assistant City Manager John Dangberg, who both represented ...
Anschutz Entertainment Group has been in the conversation for quite some time as a potential operator of the proposed entertainment-and-sports complex. Now its interest is no longer speculation. From the Sacramento Bee:
"We have made the mayor aware that … any assistance he would like to ask us for, we would be interes...
Multiple news outlets have reported that the city of Sacramento will have to spend $555,000 over the next six months on consultants advising the funding process for a new entertainment-and-sports complex. The Sacramento Bee tells us where the money is coming from:
The funding would come from the city's parking division ...
At the conclusion of Think Big Sacramento's presentation of the Nexus Report at today's Sacramento Press Club luncheon, speakers took questions. Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson
was asked by Press Club President Rich Ehisen on the Maloofs' involvement in the process.
I think that...I have to be very fair to the Maloofs. I ...
This afternoon, Mayor Kevin Johnson
continued his media tour, dropping by the Kings flagship station, KHTK 1140. Not only did the Mayor field Grant's questions, but he stuck around to take a few from callers as well. Here are some of the highlights of a very good discussion between Napes and KJ:
"It looks like this ...
As the 100-day study period nears its end, Think Big Sacramento is ramping up publicity for Thursday's unveiling of arena financing options. Yesterday, Mayor Kevin Johnson
wrote a guest piece for NBA.com's Morning Tip with David Aldridge. And in today's USA Today, the mayor, Senator Daryl Steinberg and Think Big Executive ...
Mayor Kevin Johnson
is going back east to visit NBA headquarters. But this time, in much happier circumstances.
The Maloofs invited the mayor to represent the Kings at next week's draft lottery in Secaucaus, New Jersey. During yesterday evening's #HereWeRally event, Joe Maloof announced the invite.