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County supervisors' action Tuesday could help determine if A's will stay in Oakland

Original post made on Oct 26, 2021

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors will signal support one way or the other for a new ballpark for the Oakland A's at the waterfront Howard Terminal site on Tuesday.

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Posted by Ptown Baseball Dad
a resident of Birdland
on Oct 26, 2021 at 9:40 pm

Ptown Baseball Dad is a registered user.

Just say “NO” to county taxes going to a professional sports team. We got sold a bill of goods when the city of Oakland and Alameda county spent over $100,000,000 “renovating” the coliseum. It’s turned out to be a huge waste of scarce tax payer dollars. Let’s not make a similar mistake again.

I love the A’s but this shouldn’t fly.

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