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Arena a key piece to downtown vision, promoters say at rally

Downtown Jackson Partners, Chamber: Study will address feasibility of a downtown area Ben Allen kept the focus at his  “Arena Rollout Extravaganza” held last Tuesday on the unity of purpose that it’s going to take to erect an $80-million-plus entertainment palace downtown. The event was all about the arena, even to the point that Allen, director of Downtown Jackson Partners, ...

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Obligation led to backing in Little Rock

Fourteen years ago Pulaski County, Ark., voters endorsed a one penny, year-long sales tax to fund an arena in North Little Rock. Had it failed, the referendum would have been a strike three call on efforts to build a modern entertainment venue to serve North Little Rock, the capital city of Little Rock just across the Arkansas River, and the ...

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