Under a proposal discussed last week by Mecklenburg Commissioners, Memorial Stadium and the Grady Cole Center would be demolished to make room for a new 20,000-seat stadium for a possible Major League Soccer team.
Under a proposal discussed last week by Mecklenburg Commissioners, Memorial Stadium and the Grady Cole Center would be demolished to make room for a new 20,000-seat stadium for a possible Major League Soccer team. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Under a proposal discussed last week by Mecklenburg Commissioners, Memorial Stadium and the Grady Cole Center would be demolished to make room for a new 20,000-seat stadium for a possible Major League Soccer team. Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com

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