INGLEWOOD (CBSLA.com) — The NFL is digging its heels into Southern California with a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday at the Rams future home in Inglewood.
Rams owner Stan Kroenke, Chief Operating Officer Kevin Demoff, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Inglewood Mayor James Butts were among the dignitaries on hand for the ceremony at the site of the former Hollywood Park Racetrack.
“It’s our goal to build the most unique and fan-friendly stadium in the world,” Kroenke said. “We’re going to give you something to be proud of, that’s our goal.”
The L.A. Stadium and Entertainment District at Hollywood Park is expected to be open in time for the 2019 season. Work to clear the site officially began about two years ago.
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