“In the heat of emotion, I conceived of an idea this weekend that doesn’t work for a variety of reasons. However well-intentioned, it was a mistake to approach it in this manner, given
that it may have provided some false hope about the practicality of that solution."
-- Doug Kridler
, president and CEO of the Columbus Foundation, after holes were poked in his
proposal for building -- and paying for -- a downtown soccer stadium to keep Crew SC in Columbus, namely the property site isn't for sale and Franklin County commissioners have balked at the idea of
using revenues from a sales tax to fund the stadium. (Columbus Foundation