Marcus Smith, CEO of Speedway Motorsports and leader of an ownership team that hopes to bring major league soccer to Charlotte, addressed Mecklenburg County commissioners in January. Commissioners voted Wednesday night to provide land for a new stadium but no money to build it.
Marcus Smith, CEO of Speedway Motorsports and leader of an ownership team that hopes to bring major league soccer to Charlotte, addressed Mecklenburg County commissioners in January. Commissioners voted Wednesday night to provide land for a new stadium but no money to build it. David T. Foster III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com
Marcus Smith, CEO of Speedway Motorsports and leader of an ownership team that hopes to bring major league soccer to Charlotte, addressed Mecklenburg County commissioners in January. Commissioners voted Wednesday night to provide land for a new stadium but no money to build it. David T. Foster III dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com

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