St. Ambrose University’s proposed sports complex – which includes a 2,500-seat football stadium, softball venue, other athletic fields and 410-space parking lot – won the Davenport Plan and Zoning Commission’s approval on a 7-3 vote. It goes to the Davenport City Council in June for further consideration. Neighbors and opponents to the plan said they’re concerned about traffic and sewer issues that may come with the complex’s construction. The St. Ambrose vice president of finance says the university is willing to work with residents on their concerns.
The Quad City Times article can be found here. An article and video clip from KWQC is here.