Vikings still mulling 5 stadium designs

The Minnesota Vikings and the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority have not yet narrowed the list of five architecture firms vying to build the new $975 million football stadium to replace the Metrodome in downtown Minneapolis, despite a signal that the short list could get shorter by this week. An update on the timeline is expected Friday.
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The Minnesota Vikings and the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority have not yet narrowed the list of five architecture firms vying to build the new $975 million football stadium to replace the Metrodome in downtown Minneapolis, despite a signal that the short list could get shorter by this week, KSTP reports.

An authority statement says the authority and the Vikings continue "due diligence" with the five firms.

An update on the timeline is expected Friday at the authority's monthly meeting.

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