Chiefs Leaving Kansas City? The NFL Team’s Future Hangs in the Balance After Crucial Vote Goes Sideways

Chiefs Leaving Kansas City? The NFL Team’s Future Hangs in the Balance After Crucial Vote Goes Sideways

THE SIGNAL

The Kansas City Chiefs are currently sitting on top of the world of sports after winning three Super Bowls in the past five seasons, including the last two.
But in spite of the success and the team’s identity being deeply rooted in the Midwest city, the team could realistically explore finding a new home after Jackson County voters refused to foot the bill for renovations to Arrowhead Stadium on Tuesday.
KCTV reported an initiative to extend a sales tax to keep the stadium up to date and to build Major League Baseball’s Kansas City Royals a new stadium was opposed at the ballot box by 58 percent of voters.

The city’s CBS affiliate reported county voters who showed up to the polls said no 78,352 compared to the 56,606 who voted for the tax extension.
As NBC Sports noted, Chiefs president Mark Donovan had said before the initiative went to a vote that his team …

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