• Henrico County Leaders Share Glimpse of $50M Indoor Sports Facility : CEG
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    Henrico County Leaders Share Glimpse of $50M Indoor Sports Facility : CEG

    Rendering of the future Henrico County Sports & Events Center. (Rendering courtesy of Henrico County Construction crews are hard at work putting up tilt panels to set up the structure of Henrico County’s new indoor Sports and Convocation Center at the soon-to-be-closed Virginia Center Commons in Glen Allen, Va. At the construction site Sept. 19, Henrico leaders gathered to give the public an update on the construction process and a glimpse at the facility, according to Richmond TV station WBBT. “The coming days mark some exciting times in the development of the sports and event center,” said Henrico County Manager John Vithoulkas. In early 2020, the start of work on…

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  • Henrico leaders give glimpse into construction of new indoor sports center
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    Henrico leaders give glimpse into construction of new indoor sports center

    HENRICO, Va. (WWBT) – Construction crews are hard at work putting up tilt panels to set up the structure of Henrico’s new indoor sports center at Virginia Center Commons. At the construction site on Monday afternoon, Henrico leaders gathered to provide an update on the construction process and a glimpse at the facility. Construction crews are putting up the tilt panels for the structure of Henrico’s new indoor sports center.(Source | NBC12) “The coming days mark some exciting times in the development of the sports and event center,” said Henrico County Manager John Vithoulkas. In 2020, the $50 million project was delayed for several months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.…

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  • Paducah, McCracken County leaders reach deal on outdoor sports complex interlocal agreement | News
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    Paducah, McCracken County leaders reach deal on outdoor sports complex interlocal agreement | News

    The first design rendering for the outdoor sports complex. MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — McCracken County Judge Executive Craig Clymer and Paducah Mayor George Bray have reached an agreement on the terms of an interlocal agreement for the outdoor sports complex project, Clymer announced Thursday.  A news release from Clymer’s office says he and Bray met Thursday and reached an agreement on the contract, which would lay out the city and county’s duties regarding the design, construction, funding, equipping, operation, management and maintenance of the $42 million project. Next, the two will seek approval of the interlocal agreement from the city commission, the county fiscal county and the McCracken County Sports Tourism Commission.…

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    Ouachita Parish tourism leaders pledge $6M to build indoor sports facility

    MONROE, La. (KNOE) – West Monroe just got a major investment toward a multi-million dollar sports facility that’s been in the works. The Monroe-West Monroe Convention and Visitors Bureau pledged $6 million. The multi-use indoor sports center will cost about $18 million to build and it is expected to bring in up to $17 million a year, according to the CVB’s President and CEO Alana Cooper. The CVB started researching the feasibility of this project five years ago. The leaders say it’s a good investment, just like the Ike Hamilton Expo Center. “Recession proof and even COVID proof. Last year the softball baseball fields we invested in became a good…

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