District Detroit, New Red Wings Arena 'On Time'; 60 Percent Of Contracted Workforce Is From DetroitThis summer's work included initial ground clearing, utility relocation and earth retention.
Skaters Test 'Synthetic' Ice Surface On Site Of New Red Wings ArenaSitting in the space where the ice rink is planned to go in the new arena -- scheduled to open in 2017 -- is a synthetic ice surface which will give fans a chance to experience the Ilitches' vision for the site.
New Red Wings Arena Details Expected; Ilitches Want Ground Breaking By End Of YearThe public could soon find out more information about the proposed arena, as officials with Olympia Development are expected to meet with the Detroit Planning Commission this week.
Red Wings New Home And Surrounding Area Will Cost Taxpayers Almost $300 MillionThe massive entertainment complex surrounding the new Red Wings arena will cost around $650 million, $283 million, of which, will come from taxpayers.
New Details Unveiled For Wings Arena ComplexIlitch says a new Red Wings arena will open in 2017 and stands to have an $1.8 billion economic impact in the area, including 8,300 construction jobs and 1,100 permanent jobs.
Public Will Pay To Help Build Ilitch's New ArenaIf Bill Davidson could build the Palace of Auburn Hills on his own, why can’t Ilitch build his own arena?
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