CFL moves closer to Down East dream - The Globe and Mail
Yet here it states that Empire Field in Vancouver cost $14 million to build. It is done and it works for the BC Lions. It is temporary, but with upkeep it would likely last 25 years. The white cover around it is ugly though.
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It appears with a new stadium like Empire Field, Halifax mighrt be able to support a CFL team. Those "international" consultants like to jack the price up for the rubes. And the eastern media just eats it up. The price of being global.