OK, the old Coliseum is clunky and drafty, but as long as the roof doesn’t leak, what’s so wrong with it? It seems to work pretty well for the Colonial Athletic Association’s annual postseason basketball tournament. So, in what way has it become inadequate?Click here to read the entire article.
“It’s a decaying, outmoded facility that is no longer competitive,” said Chapman. “We’re losing a lot of events to the John Paul Jones Arena [in Charlottesville].”
Wednesday, February 09, 2011
Does Richmond need a new downtown 15,000-seat arena?
My piece on the building of a new downtown multipurpose arena, "Who's got the $147 Million?", is at Richmond.com.