The Yankees and Manchester City are bringing the New York City Football Club to town.
Major League Soccer said it's making progress in negotiations with the city.
Renderings of a proposed MLS stadium in Queens were leaked online, according to reports.
Despite soccer's popularity, Hispanic support for an MLS stadium remains divided, activists say.
The former city councilwoman, who grew up in Forest Hills, is one of six candidates vying for the post.
A lobbyist for Major League Soccer also sits on the board of the High Line.
The fountain, built for the 1964 World's Fair, has become an eyesore in the decades since.
Officials worry about the traffic, parking and parkland issues associated with the stadium.
Major League Soccer officials visited a potential replacement park site as pro stadium plans moved ahead.
Polluted land near Flushing Meadows-Corona Park is among the potential sites for a replacement park.
Residents at a town hall protested plans for a new mall and soccer stadium in Flushing Meadows.
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