Two football stadiums in the U.S. have converted to LED, but the Minneapolis site will be the first to install such lighting in initial construction. Updated 7:25 AM
Documents reveal that city parking officials felt first-year profit projections for the ramps were overly optimistic. They also show the Vikings are entitled to free usage of 1,400 spaces on game days, for any future... Updated Jan. 18, 2015
The new Vikings stadium won’t get the special glass that migratory bird advocates are seeking because there would be a major cost involved in delaying the project.
Updated Jan. 17, 2015
It's hard to see when you drive by, but crews have made progress digging the hole for the new stadium.
The stadium will have giant pivoting glass doors that open to the downtown Minneapolis skyline. Seven stadium decks will surround a field of artificial turf with two giant high-tech scoreboards at each end zone.
The area around the Metrodome never fulfilled the hopes of stadium backers 30 years ago, who believed a new stadium could spark redevelopment of the shabby district called Industry Square. Here's a look at details from the Ryan Companies proposal for a $400 million redevelopment near new Vikings stadium. Also, take a look at how the “Metrodome Neighborhood” looked in 1951 compared to today.
A switch-over in the way the state collects e-gambling taxes to help fund the Vikings stadium may lead to losses...
City will now negotiate with the Timberwolves and other private interests over $135 million renovation of the 22-year-old building.
Proposal passes despite pleas to tie approval to bird-safe glass in stadium
Updated Dec. 17, 2014