Originally Posted by tebman
Yeah, that was a bad idea.
I couldn't find a picture of it, but the city also proposed a convertible football/baseball stadium
as an alternative. I remember Harold Washington at a press conference showing off a model. It had sliding grandstand sections that would reconfigure depending on whether baseball or football was going to be played. Maybe it was a variation on the domed monstrosity in the picture.
We're lucky that none of those ideas were ever built. We'd be counting the days to see it replaced.
was it this one? http://www.stadiumpage.com/concepts/...goDomes_R.html
or this one?http://www.stadiumpage.com/concepts/...ertible_R.html
Edit: You are probably referring to the 2nd link. And yes, I would certainly call that a monstrosity and would be counting the days until something new came along to replace it...