Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission

Downtown East

What’s The Vikings Stadium Timeline?

Even after Gov. Mark Dayton signs the Vikings stadium deal, there’s still a lot to get done before the first snap at the new stadium.


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Contractor: Vikings Stadium Could Be Done By 2015

A construction firm involved in planning a proposed Minnesota Vikings stadium is refuting a report that it couldn’t be built by the 2015 football season.


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New Cost, Timing Concerns For New Vikings Stadium

A new report on a possible Vikings stadium in Arden Hills is raising significant questions about the cost, about the cleanup and about how long it will take to build it.


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Metrodome Open House Offers Pieces Of Fallen Roof

Thousands of Minnesota sports fans have added an unusual specimen to their memorabilia collections.


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Open House Held For Revamped Dome

The first Vikings home game takes place in mid-September, but there was a game-day feel downtown Saturday. The Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission held an open house at the Metrodome to celebrate the completion of the new roof and turf.


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Metrodome Open To Public This Weekend

The Metrodome will be back in business this weekend and the Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission is hosting an open house to celebrate.


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Moldy Turf Needs Replacing At Metrodome

More than the roof needs to be replaced at the home of the Minnesota Vikings.


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29-Year-Old Metrodome About To Get New Roof

The real work of replacing the Metrodome’s damaged roof has begun.


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Panel Considers Metrodome Roof Repair Contract

The commission that owns the aging Metrodome in Minneapolis is expected to award a contract Friday to the only firm that bid on replacing the roof that collapsed under heavy snow in mid-December.


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Snow-Damaged Metrodome Roof Will Be Replaced

The landlords of the Metrodome voted unanimously Thursday to replace the snow-damaged roof of the venerable stadium, opting for a more time-consuming fix that could disrupt the Minnesota Vikings preseason schedule.


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Dome Roof: To Repair Or To Replace?

The commission that oversees the Metrodome is getting ready to decide whether to replace its damaged roof entirely or just replace torn parts of it.


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Mondale Making More Stadium Rounds

Gov. Mark Dayton’s point man on the Minnesota Vikings stadium push is continuing to make the rounds at the State Capitol.


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Could Arden Hills Be Site For Vikings Stadium?

Talks for a new Vikings stadium are underway this Thursday.


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Mondale Makes Capitol Debut As Stadium Point Man

Ted Mondale is making his state Capitol debut as Gov. Mark Dayton’s point man on the push for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium.


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Chairman Says ‘This Is The Year’ For New Vikes Stadium

There’s a six month deadline for fixing the Metrodome roof, but as of right now, there is still no estimate on how much it will cost.


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Ted Mondale To Lead Key Minn. Stadium Panel

Former state Sen. Ted Mondale gained the lead spot Friday on the commission that operates the Metrodome, giving him a role in the debate over a new Minnesota Vikings stadium.


A torn section of the roof sags inside the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on December 13, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Metrodome's roof collapsed under the weight of snow after a powerful blizzard hit the area on December 12, 2010. (credit: Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Metrodome Collapse Scrambles Spring Baseball Games

The snow-damaged Metrodome roof won’t be fixed until at least March, affecting hundreds of college baseball games and forcing the Minnesota Twins to find a new venue for their annual winter festival, a facility official said Wednesday.


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Workers Patch 5th Panel Inside The Metrodome

Two men standing in a cherry picker stretched up into the hole in the Metrodome, looking at how to repair the latest panel.