Anaheim Residents Demand Fair Deal During Angel Stadium Town Hall
Anaheimers: Did you know that $24 million in taxpayer funds built Angel Stadium back in 1966 and if adjusted for inflation, that’d be a sum of $199 million today? Did you know that Angels owner Arte Moreno currently pays no rent for use of the stadium? And that Anaheim spent almost seven million more on stadium upkeep between 2008 and 2017 than the Angels?
Labor unions and nonprofits gave residents the primer at a town hall they organized amid ongoing stadium lease negotiations between Anaheim and Angels Baseball.
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