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How a Del Mar Fairgrounds vendor landed a no-bid contract extension in exchange for a $2M loan

Inside of the old off track betting facility at the Del Mar fairgrounds
Inside of the old off-track betting facility at the Del Mar fairgrounds as crews worked to transform it in to an entertainment venue in January 2020.
(John Gibbins/John Gibbins/San Diego Union-Tri)

The unusual deal was negotiated in 2018 and helped the district convert the Surfside Race Place into a new concert hall

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