### ODT Online Thu, 4 Mar 2010
Stadium designers explain their vision
By David Loughrey
It may not be a surprise they hold these views – they did, after all, design the Forsyth Barr Stadium – but Richard Breslin and Marko den Breems think the building near Dunedin’s waterfront is a winner. David Loughrey talks to the two men who took the stadium from an idea to a reality.
Worldwide, stadiums attract the same kind of controversy that has dogged the Dunedin example, with public funding of facilities worth hundreds of millions of dollars often unpopular with the ratepayers or taxpayers, who end up footing the bill.
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