The developer of a bond-financed baseball stadium in Cleveland is just a few million dollars away from reaching its goal of raising $20 million from long-term luxury suite leases by Jan. 15.

Last week, the Gateway Economic Development Corp., a private nonprofit organization set up by Cuyahoga County and Cleveland to plan, finance, and build a sports complex in the city, announced it had commitments for $16.4 million, including accrued projected interest. Those commitments for 10-year, prepaid leases on luxury suites at the yet-to-be-built ballpark came from 21 firms, according to a press release from the group.

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