Chicago Cubs facing federal review over Wrigley Field access
December 8, 2019
CHICAGO (AP) — Federal officials are investigating whether the Chicago Cubs' ongoing $1 billion renovation of Wrigley Field provides adequate wheelchair access.
The Cubs have filed a notice of the review in Chicago federal court where the team is defending itself against a lawsuit filed by a wheelchair user who alleges the stadium's seating doesn't meet Americans with Disabilities Act standards and is actually worse than before the renovation.
The Chicago Tribune reports that a team attorney wrote in a letter to the judge that the Cubs believe the renovation has "significantly increased"...