Cleveland Rejects $140 Million Quicken Loans Arena Makeover


FOR THE BASKETBALL FAN NETWORK, I’M MAYRA
CASTANEDA . WHILE CHANGES TO THE CAVALIERS ROSTER HAVE
BEEN MADE CHANGES TO THE QUICKEN LOANS ARENA HAVE BEEN SCARPPED. THE $140- MILLION DOLLAR FACELIFT WAS REJECTED
BY COMMUNITY GROUPS. RESIDENTS IN THE AREA SAY THE MAKEOVER, PAID
PARTIALLY BY TAX DOLLARS, WOULDN’T BENEFIT NEARBY NEIGHBORHOODS. CONSTRUCTION WAS SCHEDULED TO START IN JUNE. PLANS FOR THE 22-YEAR-OLD DOWNTOWN ARENA INCLUDED
ADDING MORE DINING OPTIONS AND A GLASS EXTERIOR. THE FRANCHISE ARGUED THAT THE REMODELING WOULD
ATTRACT MORE CONCERTS AND CREATE MORE JOBS. FOR MORE NBA HEADLINES SUBSCRIBE AND WE’LL
SEE YOU NEXT TIME!

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