Raiders Purchase Site Near Las Vegas Strip for Domed Stadium

The Oakland Raiders have finalized a purchase of 62 acres near Mandalay Bay resort in Las Vegas, where they plan to build a football stadium, according to Clark County Commission Chair Steve Sisolak.

Oakland payed $77.5 million for the property, according to the Clark County recorder’s office.

The property, located on Russell Road, west of Interstate 15, was the Raiders’ preferred site because of its close proximity to the Las Vegas strip.


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