Ambitious plans to create a large sports and entertainment district in Calgary, Canada have been given the green light after a public funding package was agreed for the development. The City of Calgary has agreed to provide half of the funding for the CA$550m (US$416m, €371m, £344m), project, which is driven by Calgary Sports and Entertainment Corporation (CSEC) and the Calgary Exhibition and Stampede Limited (Stampede).
North Jersey Record
The owners of the entertainment and sporting arena released renderings of "The Lofts," a new luxury experience they say is designed to bring more of a neighborhood or club feel to the premium seats, and to provide a better way for business owners to network.
When the nearly $1 million worth of ongoing renovations are complete at L.C. Walker Arena, The 58-year-old venue will be an attractive hangout and social spot for all types.
Sports Business Journal
A strong renewal program for TD Garden’s popular Boardroom, a pay-as-you-go premium concept, has driven arena officials to create an additional club.
The American Institute of Architects has awarded ROSSETTI the 25 Year Award for the design of the Palace of Auburn Hills. ROSSETTI Creative Director, Kelly Deines attended AIA Michigan's annual Celebration of Excellence in Architecture to accept the award this past Saturday at MSU's Eli + Edythe Broad Art Museum.