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The plans released for the $310 million Rupp Arena makeover have people talking. There is excitement about the slick exterior reinvention and the world class interior makeover. There is skepticism about the workability of a convention center not connected to hotels, and about the financial feasibility of the whole project.
Mayor Jim Gray describes the project as a way for Lexington to leverage a major asset, helping to polish the city’s brand. Lexington is increasingly getting national recognition for high marks when assessed for quality of life. The Mayor asserts that this […]