BRADENTON, Fla. - Miami-Dade County commissioners late Monday approved agreements to build a largely bond-finance baseball stadium for the Florida Marlins - if the bond market cooperates.

After more than a decade of planning for the Major League Baseball park, the 9-to-4 vote approving the deal came after nine hours of public testimony and debate by commissioners largely concerned about the economy and whether revenue streams supporting the debt would hold up.

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