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NBBJ, Hunt Construction Handling Rupp Arena Renovation; Conceptual Drawings By October
Published July 11, 2013
PLANNING FOR THE FUTURE: In Louisville, John Karman reported a financing plan for the redevelopment of Rupp Arena and the Lexington Convention Center "should be released in 30 to 45 days." Rice said that 14 possible "revenue sources currently are being studied, including the sale of Rupp naming rights." A request for proposals was "issued July 1, seeking naming rights for the Lexington Convention Center." Rice said that the financing plan is "expected to include city and state participation" (BIZJOURNALS.com, 7/10).