Wednesday, July 28

National Baseball Congress and Wichita


I think I’m most troubled by the city seemingly not concerned about the lease payments or the water bill. I’ll be surprised if NBC is ever able to pay these debts.

An internal audit of the city-owned National Baseball Congress’ books shows its operators are more than a quarter-million dollars in debt and two years in arrears to the city on lease payments for Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. …

As a result of the audit, city officials have put in place a series of financial requirements, Layton said Monday, including a demand that the Wingnuts pay off a $138,000 debt to the city — $66,000 in back lease payments for 2011 and 2012, along with a delinquent $72,000 water bill — by Nov. 1.

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