|Investors||City of Zurich (48mln), private investor (370mln)|
Switzerland: Third time lucky for Zurich?
Since 2006 two major projects fell through and as a result Zurich still has no proper football stadium. This time might be different. Here are five consortia applying to build the 16,000-capacity ground.
Zurich: How about a new stadium for Grasshoppers?
It’s been a decade since plans for a new football stadium in Zurich were on the table. And still the impasse continues. A group of stadium enthusiasts decided to suggest some options…
Zurich: Football stadium to be built after all?
In an unexpected move both Zurich-based clubs yesterday presented their vision to the city council. FC Zurich and Grasshopper Club want to have a new stadium, built in cooperation with Halter AG developers.
Zurich: Citizens oppose new Hardturm, what now?
Sunday saw Zurich citizens vote on future Hardturm stadium, which in the end was rejected with a minimum majority against spending public funds on the project. Can the stadium be built anyway?
Zurich: Atmosphere heating up ahead of stadium vote
In less than a month citizens will go to the ballots and decide, whether their tax money should be spent on a new football stadium. While cost went up, support for the project did the opposite.