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San Diego Chargers: Approval of stadium funds would be waste of money

San Diego Chargers: Approval of stadium funds would be waste of money

The San Diego City Council is set Tuesday to decide whether to spend $2.1 million on planning for a new Chargers stadium -- despite the fact the team says it will be a “gigantic waste of taxpayer time and money.” The money would fund a hurry-up environmental impact report on a possible replacement for Qualcomm Stadium in an effort to convince the Chargers and the barons of the NFL to keep the team from moving. City leaders want an environmental impact report to be completed in time for a public vote in December or January on a financing plan for a new stadium. Mayor Kevin Faulconer has promised a public vote even if one is not required by law. Mark Fabiani, the Chargers...

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