The Miami Dolphins' Quest For Stadium Renovations: An Interactive Timeline

By Kenny Malone

Sun Life Stadium renovations could cost up to $400 million, roughly half of which would be publicly funded. Catch up on the saga of Sun Life Stadium using the interactive timeline below.
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On January 14th, 2013 the Miami Dolphins announced a controversial plan to completely renovate Sun Life Stadium. The proposed renovations to the 25-year-old facility included expanded seating, a canopy to cover fans and new high-def video screens. The Miami Dolphins promised to privately finance at least half of the cost. The remaining funding would come from a $3 million-per-year tax rebate for the Dolphins and a 1% increase to the Miami-Dade County hotel bed tax.

What follows is a timeline of some of the best audio moments from the Sun Life Stadium Debate: the politics, the players and the selling of tax-payer funded renovations.