Report: Revenue from new Coliseum to fall short

A new report is raising questions about how much a new Nassau Coliseum would really cost taxpayers.Nassau residents are expected to vote Aug. 1 on

UNIONDALE - A new report is raising questions about how much a new Nassau Coliseum would really cost taxpayers.Nassau residents are expected to vote Aug. 1 on whether the county should borrow up to $400 million to construct the new arena.However, now the Legislative Budget Office estimates revenue from a new Coliseum would cover only 74 percent of its price. Another meeting on the project is being held today at Carle Place High School from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Nassau Coliseum public meetings schedule

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