Photos: Take a look at the three arena options
City administrators presented three downtown arena options to Edmonton city council on Jan. 23, 2012. Option A features a Wintergarden with an enclosed pedway and an underground parkade. Option B has an open-air walkway and above-ground parking. Option C eliminates the Wintergarden and has no pedestrian ramp over 104th Avenue. Scroll through the photos for each option.
Option A: This is the value engineered original design including a Wintergarden and underground parkade. This option offers 18,559 (manifested seats) and is similar in design and program to the original design including: Wintergarden; 350-stall underground parkade; stainless steel cladding executed more cost effectively; $480M arena; $601M total project (includes arena and public infrastructure); $219M City contribution; $143M Katz Group contribution; provides guaranteed tenant.
Photograph by: Supplied, City of Edmonton
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