Here is an article about yet another proposed independent baseball stadium, and this one is proposed to be built in suburban Indianapolis, IN:
If you have more information about the ownership group, the region’s demographics, the community’s level of interest, or other information then feel free to leave a comment.
Please remember that this new stadium construction possibility does not exist in a “vacuum.” Many other cities are in the process of considering (or are already building) new independent league stadiums. Here is a quick list:
- Zion, IL (Lake County Fielders – Northern League)
- Ramapo, NY (Can-Am League)
- Omaha, NE (multiple leagues vying for the opportunity)
- Laredo, TX (American Association)
- Montgomery County, TX
- Sugarland, TX
- Oakland County, MI
- St. Paul, MN
In addition, other new stadiums have been built in the last few years:
- Grand Prairie Airhogs (Grand Prairie, TX)
- Normal Cornbelters (Normal, IL)
This does not even include financing situations regarding current team’s stadium renovations such as in Pensacola, FL.
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