Surrounded by Vikings fans and construction workers in his third-floor office of City Hall, Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak gulped Grain Belt beer from a Viking horn before being awarded “rock star” by Vikings crazies.
A Minnesota House of Representatives committee voted down a Vikings stadium bill on April 16, casting serious doubt on the possibility of a deal before the legislative session ends.
But the $975 million plan plan faces a skeptical City Council
The long, winding road to build a new Vikings stadium appears to end almost exactly where it started: The Metrodome.
Gov. Mark Dayton met with Minneapolis city leaders on Oct. 24 to discuss three potential sites for a downtown Vikings stadium that would be paid for in part by a citywide sales tax.
The future home of the Vikings has been revealed – maybe.