Jeffrey Loria

Community Contributor
8:18 am
Fri June 7, 2013

Marlins Deal Cost Dolphins Stadium Upgrades -- And Super Bowls

Proposed upgrades to SunLife stadium would have included new concourse entrances.

I moved to South Florida in '82 from Canada and immediately became a Dolphin fan and season ticket holder up until 2009. Through that time I saw the privately funded Joe Robbie Stadium get built, and then renovated and subsequently host a couple Super Bowls, which brought great benefits to the local community. I owned a print shop and design firm in Tamarac at the time, and you could literally feel the benefit to the community from there. It seemed that everyone was busy and profitable in and around those Super Bowls with the massive influx of revenue these events brought in.

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Community Contributor
8:06 am
Thu June 6, 2013

Losing The Super Bowl Remains A "Real Loss For The Region"

The renovations to SunLife stadium would have added a partial roof, along with other upgrades.

Editor's Note: WLRN-Miami Herald News asked members of the Public Insight Network to respond to the news that South Florida would not host Super Bowl 50 and 51.   

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