Report: Proposal to make Coliseum a biotech campus
HEMPSTEAD - Officials say there is a new proposal to turn the Nassau Coliseum site into a biotech campus.
Developer Don Monti is behind the idea, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
Monti says the high-tech offices would be linked to a 92-acre residential, retail and commercial development by light rail or a special bus route.
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Monti says the plan would cost between $2 billion and $3 billion to build.