As expected, the referendum on a lease expansion for Al Lang Stadium passed today in St. Petersburg. The Tampa Bay Rowdies want to sign a 25-year lease with the city in order to begin an $80 million renovation to the stadium. Voter approval was required first.
As approximately 7:05 P.M., the Pinellas Supervisor of Elections released the results of their counting over 21,000 mail ballots. With 87% voting in favor, there is no chance that further vote counting will alter the results.
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