RFK Stadium Will Be Demolished

September 6, 2019
The Fields at RFK Stadium will open June 8.

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What was once the home of The Washington Redskins will be no more.

Events DC has disclosed its plans to demolish the old stadium by 2021, according to WTOP.

Despite rumors that the demolition is to make room for a brand new stadium, Events DC says the main reason is to save money.

The current cost to maintain the stadium runs around $3 million a year.

Events DC is currently taking contracting bids, DCist reports.

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