Marlins Agreed To Add $6 Million To Current DealAdditional Payment Needed Because Of Interest RatesVideo ReportMIAMI (CBS4) ― After several years of battling back and forth about just exactly how the new Marlins stadium would be built and financed, it looks like the battle over a new stadium has come to an end.In a vote of nine to three, the Miami-Dade County Commission Marlins approved a plan to finance the stadium. Originally the county had pledged about $306 million toward the new stadium. They had planned to raise the funds by issuing bonds based on tourism tax dollars at an interest rate of 7.5 percent.But a portion of the bonds received a higher than expected interest rate, 8 percent, the proceeds to the county would only amount to about $300 million. As a concession to keep the...

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