MILWAUKEE — The
detailed design of the new downtown Milwaukee Bucks arena
has received the approval of the Common Council in
The council voted 15-0
Tuesday to approve the designs for the arena and a training
facility, while a vote to approve a parking structure's
design was 14-1. A June 18 arena groundbreaking ceremony is
being planned by the Bucks.
The Journal Sentinel (http://bit.ly/1Twxt3F
) reports the plan for the parking structure was opposed by
Alderman Nik Kovac because it didn't have details about
future apartments that the team says will be included.
The Bucks plan to work with a
developer to put 70 apartments on the five upper levels of
the parking structure, but there hasn't yet been disclosure
of a developer and detailed plans for the apartments.