Updated: Quan Pushing Plan for Sports Village for A’s, Warriors, and Raiders

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan said today that her administration has been talking to Major League Baseball about a potential sports village at the Oakland Coliseum complex that would include a new ballpark for the A’s. The mayor told the Express that the city is also examining the possibility of new facilities for the Warriors and the Raiders amid a larger development at the Coliseum that would include a hotel and retail. “We’re thinking of completely redoing the Coliseum,” she said.

Update 2:30 p.m.: Here’s an artist’s rendering of the proposed Coliseum sports village:

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