It looks like a City Council committee vote on the amphitheater project proposed by concert promoter Live Nation and sports entertainment entrepreneur Howard Saffan will be delayed at least a week. If the development agreement is not approved by the full council in November it will referred to the new council that will be seated in December following the general election.
CT Post reporter Brian Lockhart has more:
Hours before a City Council committee was scheduled Wednesday night to discuss and possibly vote to turn the baseball stadium into a warm weather amphitheater, economic development officials sought a week’s postponement.
“They just wanted to make sure all the ‘i’s were dotted,” said Councilwoman Jeanette Herron, a contracts committee co chairman.
Mayor Joe Ganim’s office said the delay was unrelated to a letter the Bridgeport Sound Tigers sent Ganim and council members Monday.
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