SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY COMMENT, AUGUST 1, 2015:
"The July 31, 2015 deadline imposed by Minor League Baseball on the Class A Hagerstown (MD) Suns’ exploration of Spotsylvania County as a new home stadium location for the team has passed. At its July 14th Meeting, the Spotsylvania Board of Supervisors invited the team owner to come before the County’s Baseball Committee. No response to this invitation was received from the owner prior to the expiration of the deadline."
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June 3, 2015 Notice Related to Online Comments: A Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request received sought data submitted through the Minor League Baseball feedback form, including the full comments of each submission, the data provided in the name and County resident form fields and the IP address of each submitter. This information has been released.
NOTE: The following Comments have been received by the County through this online method, through May 22, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Because of formatting problems which caused some comments to be truncated, this document was reformatted and the corrected revised version has been posted below on May 29, 2015.
Below is the link to Baseball Comments Update #2. This lists comments received during the period from May 22, 2015 at 10 a.m. until May 29, 2015 at 10 a.m.
BASEBALL COMMITTEE MEETINGS
July 7, 2015
June 24, 2015
June 11, 2015
June 4, 2015
June 22, 2015 Baseball Stadium Lease Terms
June 18, 2015 Minor League Baseball Follow-Up Letter
June 9, 2015 Board of Supervisors Meeting Information --
At this Board Meeting, the Board passed a motion to contract with experienced counsel, not to exceed $30,000, which equates to about 52 hours.
MAY 5, 2015 BOARD OF SUPERVISORS SPECIAL MEETING:
Following are the documents added to this webpage on May 5, 2015 in advance of the Board of Supervisors Special Meeting on the evening of May 5th:
Baseball Documents (Spotsylvania County Multi-Purpose Minor League Ballpark, source: Great Circle Management)
Davenport & Company Info Regarding Tax Incremental Financing -- May 5, 2015
Economic Development Authority (EDA) Presentation
MAY 4, 2015 REVISION:
Revised Lease Agreement - May 4, 2015
APRIL 28, 2015 BOARD OF SUPERVISORS WORK SESSION:
Following are the baseball-related documents referenced at the April 28, 2015 Board of Supervisors Work Session, added to this webpage on April 29, 2015 after the Board of Supervisors Work Session:
Initial EDA Lease Agreement
Davenport & Company Information