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Commonwealth Stadium Renovation To Receive State Support

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Updated: 1/10/2013 12:25 am
Governor Steve Beshear is expected to announce support for $110 million in funds for UK to renovate Commonwealth Stadium.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Governor Steve Beshear and state legislative leaders are expected to announce support on Thursday of $110 million in funds for the University of Kentucky to renovate Commonwealth Stadium and its football facilities, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

Recently, UK Athletics fundraising arm, the K-Fund, introduced a website detailing an estimated $125 million renovation to Commonwealth Stadium.


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rbanta710 - 1/10/2013 3:10 AM
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Minnesota put a dome on theirs for 20 million.

rbanta710 - 1/10/2013 3:09 AM
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They should turn it into a dome and use it for all the sports and get rid of Rupp. Can't go to the game because of lack of tickets, but with 70,000 seats their income would surely swell.
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