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Board Preps For Coliseum Proposal

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ALEXANDRIA, La. - With less than a month before Election Day, the Rapides Parish Coliseum Board continue to push their message out about the tax proposal to pay for renovations to the 47-year-old building.

The board is hoping to get the word out about why this proposal is a good idea. 

Voters will decide in November whether or not to approve a special tax to make renovations to the Coliseum. Developers want to update lighting and sound equipment, add seating and build a third level. 

The police jury decided in June to put the tax on the ballot. Now, it's left up to the voters.

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