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Metropolitan Sports Authority

First Tennessee Park’s traffic and parking plan is Now Available

First Tennessee Park’s traffic and parking plan was announced at the February 27th Sports Authority Meeting. The ballpark project team will host a community meeting on Monday, March 16th at 5 p.m. at the Sonny West Conference Room in the Howard Office Building, 700 Second Avenue South.

Parking plan information is available below.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Sports Authority is to acquire, improve, repair, operate and maintain professional sports facilities and their surrounding campuses in Metro Nashville and Davidson County, within the provisions of governing contracts.

Goals

  • To increase events at the Bridgestone Arena to decrease the operating deficit
  • To maximize potential revenue to the Bridgestone Arena from rental of unoccupied space and evaluate options for relocating current tenants in order to generate greater financial benefit.
  • To increase communication between Powers Management, Titans, and Metro Finance to keep all parties apprised of facility- related matters, especially those related to financial performance.
  • To continue to look at ways to increase efficiency of the board and to function at a policy-making level.
  • To continue to evaluate and implement Bridgestone Arena Audit recommendations
  • To continue to educate the public of the economic impact of the LP Field and Bridgestone Arena.
  • To maximize potential parking revenues.
  • To explore and consider additional sports facilities.

Strategic Issues

  • To ensure funding for future capital improvement projects at the Bridgestone Arena and LP Field.
  • To explore the possibility of accelerating the ticket-tax clause to pay for capital requests for the LP Field.

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Contact Us

Metropolitan Sports Authority
730 2nd Avenue South
Suite 103
Nashville, TN 37210

Phone : (615) 880-1021
Fax: (615) 880-1990