District Files Eminent Domain at Buzzard Point in Preparation for New DC United Stadium

On Sept. 30, the District of Columbia and DC United released the following statement after the District filed for eminent domain to acquire site control at Buzzard Point in preparation for construction of a new soccer stadium: “The District of Columbia and DC United are moving forward on a soccer stadium that will transform a neighborhood on the banks of the Anacostia and generate hundreds of new jobs for District residents. We have created the best deal for the District, its residents, DC United and its fans."