Body politic on St. Pete waterfront
So just how hard is it to convince voters in St. Petersburg to build on their beloved waterfront? A history lesson can be found here, along with results from a St. Petersburg Times/Bay News 9 poll.
The snapshot: The poll found the top concern among St. Petersburg voters was the stadium's cost to taxpayers. Its location on the waterfront was ranked fifth.
A greater percentage found the waterfront location to be a plus.