Speedway exec: 'We're not going to share our gas'
“We're not going to share our gas with anyone”
Bruton Smith, whose company operates Texas Motor Speedway, said Friday that he is certain that Speedway Motorsports, not the city of Fort Worth, holds the mineral rights for the land at the huge racetrack and the right to develop the natural gas under the 1,450-acre property.
Representatives of TMS and the Fort Worth Sports Authority, created by the city in 1995 to acquire the land for the speedway and build the $100 million facility, have been in talks for more than a year regarding mineral rights, parties on both sides say. Read more
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#1 Nov 13, 2007
Does this say Smith will not pay taxes for the Gas as he doesn't pay for the land?
What kind of perks are the sports Authority getting in turn for ripping off fellow taxpayers in another county and 20 miles from FT. Worth.
Must be something special!
Anti-trust! Kickbacks crooks!
Since: Nov 07
#2 Nov 13, 2007
Do not believe anything Bruton Smith says. He also said that when he bought New Hampshire Speedway that he wouldn't take away their 2d race and move it to his Las Vegas track. Just wait and see, Hello Vegas, goodby New Hampshire.
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