What’s in a “mutlipurpose facility” anyway?

09.17.2008 by André Natta · → 2 Comments

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We’ve learned that Mayor Langford and BJCC executive director Jack Fields will be participating in an online discussion about the long proposed multipurpose facility via streaming video on myfoxal.com tomorrow (Thursday) at 1 p.m.

The discussion is scheduled to last approximately 30 minutes, with issues such as the facility’s funding plan and its tie to taxes, location, size, costs and need of the facility being covered. There’s no link as of yet, but we’re figuring that you’ll be able to find it on their front page close to start time.  Some current info – last week, the BJCC Board approved Langford’s funding plan for the facility, shortly after hearing via an independent study that downtown is the best location for it. The BJCC is now reviewing architecture proposals for the project  (a source of debate here in The Magic City for at least the past 10 years).

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Steve
Steve

Is a "multipurpose facility" downtown a place where the homeless can sleep, shower and go to the bathroom?

Steve
Steve

Is a "multipurpose facility" downtown a place where the homeless can sleep, shower and go to the bathroom?