A sketch of the Downtown North development. (DoNo Hartford LLC.)

Eminent Domain Possible, As City Seeks To Acquire Land For Stadium Project

The city of Hartford could use eminent domain, as it tries to buy some of the land it needs to build a $350-million baseball stadium and development project.


Rocky the Rock Cat outside Hartford city council chambers. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Hartford City Council Approves Stadium, Development

Hartford’s city council tonight voted in favor of a $350-million development that includes a minor league baseball stadium.


Rock Cats Stadium proposal (courtesy City of Hartford)

Up To $700-million In Hartford Stadium-Related Development Plans

Recently-submitted development plans surrounding a planned minor league baseball stadium north of Hartford’s downtown could carry a price tag of between $300-million and $700-million, according to the city’s development director.


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and members of the Rock Cats organization outside Hartford city hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Segarra: Stadium Part Of Overall Development Plan

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Bids are being solicited by the city of hartford for potential developers of a minor baseball stadium in the downtown north area. This, after city officials reversed field in their plans […]


Members of the public at a Hartford City Council meeting that included a $60-million baseball stadium proposal. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Public Argues Hartford Stadium Plans

A $60-million plan to build a minor league baseball stadium in Hartford was on the city council’s agenda for the first time earlier tonight.


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and members of the Rock Cats organization outside Hartford city hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Segarra Welcomes Rock Cats To Hartford

As widely rumored, Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra announced at noontime that the New Britain Rock Cats will move to Hartford, starting in 2016.


Notre Dame Stadium (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

$400 Million Notre Dame Stadium Plan

The University of Notre Dame announced a $400 million plan Wednesday to expand the school’s 84-year-old football stadium, adding thousands of premium seats plus new buildings at the “House that Rockne Built.”


(Photo by Joe D'Ambrosio/WTIC Sports)

Small Fire Behind Outfield Wall Of New Britain Stadium

New Britain police and fire marshals are investigating after a fire broke out Thursday in the artificial turf under a collapsed batting cage behind the outfield wall.


Morrone Stadium  courtesy UConn

UConn Starts Fundraising For Stadium Project

The University of Connecticut has started a fundraising effort to upgrade or build new stadiums for its soccer, baseball and softball programs.