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Rick Kriseman says St. Pete City Council needs to focus on redevelopment rights to Tropicana Field

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The St. Petersburg City Council is scheduled to hold another workshop this week to discuss Mayor Rick Kriseman’s most recently updated Memorandum of Understanding with the Tampa Bay Rays, and the mayor is hopeful that something substantive comes from it. Last December Kriseman unveiled his much awaited MOU that would give the Rays three years to analyze possible sites in Hillsborough and Pinellas. The plan would also force the Rays at most to pay the city back $20 million for breaking their lease, with…

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