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New Stadium In Los Angeles: City Council Votes Unanimous In Favor Of Stadium

The quest to bring an NFL team to Los Angeles took a big step forward on Tuesday afternoon as the city council voted in unanimous favor of a new stadium. It would be built next next to the Staples Center should construction begin.

LA city council votes 12-0 in favor of a downtown stadium.less than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply


The city has been pushing for both a new team and arena for quite a while now and these latest developments can only mean good things. With the support of both the council and local residents, it appears that the NFL could be returning to LA within a few years. There are quite a few hurdles to still jump, though.

Stay tuned to SB Nation Los Angels for complete coverage of any and all updates surrounding the new stadium.