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Carson City Council may be set to approve NFL stadium, sight unseen
Carson City Council may be set to approve NFL stadium, sight unseen

Carson's City Council could decide Tuesday night to approve an NFL stadium for the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders. It would be a decision based on faith, because many of the of the details are still unknown. Specifics of the $1.7-billion proposal, first unveiled in February, have been scarce, at least publicly. The 26-page initiative petition proposing the stadium says little about how it would be paid for, other than a promise that city tax dollars won't be used. Leases need to be worked out. Personal seat licenses — which developers say could fund nearly half the project — must be sold. And there's no mention of the three-way land swap, creation of...

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