Manitoba government provides financing for new Winnipeg stadium
The province of Manitoba is putting up $90 million in bridge financing so construction can start on a new 33,000-seat home for the Canadian Football League’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers in time for the 2012 season. The stadium will be located at the University of Manitoba and will also be home to the Bisons university football team. It will have a soft dome over the field so it can be used year-round.Word count: 334
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