Monday on Lake Effect: Public Financing for Arenas, Starfish Throwers Documentary
Monday on Lake Effect:
Two views of public financing for stadium and arena projects. We’ll talk with the former mayor of Minneapolis, whose 12-year tenure saw four such projects play out. Plus, we’ll chat with a researcher at Stanford University, who says evidence shows scant economic advantages to new arenas or stadiums in a city. Plus, Wisconsin native Jesse Roesler, whose documentary, The Starfish Throwers, shines a light on three people doing amazing work in reducing hunger around them. And gardening contributor Melinda Myers has thoughts on things to do – and not to do – in your yard this early in the season.
- R.T. Rybak, former mayor of Minneapolis
- Roger Noll, Stanford University
- Jesse Roesler, filmmaker, The Starfish Throwers
- Melinda Myers, gardening contributor