“We’re in favor of bringing a professional franchise to our city. However, we’re opposed to losing any of our precious parkland to build a pro sports stadium for a corporation."
-- Paul Purcell
, president of the South Austin Little League that has several baseball fields at Butler Shores Metropolitan Park, one of the sites preferred by Precourt Sports
Ventures, which is considering moving Crew SC from Columbus to Austin but finding opposition mounting, at least for city-owned park sites. A PSV lobbyist said an alternative site for the Little League
fields was possible. (Austin American-Statesman