By Caitlin McGlade | The Republic | azcentral.com
Glendale’s request for Super Bowl-related state funding got its first reading in the Arizona House of Representatives this week, while other agencies continue to work behind the scenes on a broader bill.
Meanwhile, a Surprise man has launched a petition online to fight any move to help cover Super Bowl expenses.
House Bill 2547, introduced by Majority Leader David Gowan, asks the state to reimburse cities for public-safety costs that mount when hosting certain major events, such as the Super Bowl.
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