Clippers Look to Build New Arena in Inglewood Project could include 22 acres of land owned by the City of Inglewood

What took so long?

The Los Angeles Clippers are poised to take the first steps towards leaving Staples Center for a new home near the upcoming NFL stadium in Inglewood, according to multiple published reports.
Tomorrow, the Inglewood City Council will vote on an exclusive negotiating agreement with a Clippers-controlled limited liability company for a number of City-owned properties along the south side of Century Boulevard.  The majority of the sites are on blocks bounded by Century, Yukon Avenue, 104th Street and Prairie Avenue.  An additional two properties are located west of Prairie.
Including non-City-owned lots, the potential development site could be in excess of 75 acres. Continue reading