Jags’ stadium rennovations approved

Jacksonville Mayor Donna Deegan and Jacksonville Jaguars President Mark Lamping embrace after the city council passed the stadium renovation deal Tuesday evening in Jacksonville. By a vote of 14 to 1 with two members abstaining and two absent, Jacksonville's City Council voted to approve the city's stadium renovation deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars at the end of the meeting. (Bob Self/Florida Times-Union)

The Jacksonville City Council approved a $1.4 billion renovation for EverBank Stadium, home of the Jaguars, in a resounding vote Tuesday night.