We reported it last week but a city press release this morning makes Thursday's stadium deal debut official:


And hot on its heels is an announcement from anti-stadium deal group Friends of Lents Park proclaiming a protest rally outside the Mount Scott Community Center at 5PM. Friends of Lents Park leader Nick Christensen says it's not fair to unveil the plan at 4PM and have the Urban Renewal Advisory Committee vote on the deal the same night — that timing gives neighbors only a few hours to respond to the currently-unknown details of the $49 million stadium plan.