Sticker Shock on dome's demolition
POSTED: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 6:30am
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 - 6:44am
Experts contend Astrodome's price tag for demolition seems too high
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; the expected price tag to demolish the Reliant Astrodome that Harris County officials have cited in recent years far exceeds the cost of razing other stadiums across the country, including domes of comparable size.
Officials with the Harris County Sports and Convention Corp. are preparing to release a study next month comparing the cost of knocking down the Dome with the price of renovating it in several forms.
To read more on this story, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://blog.chron.com/ultimateastros/2012/04/16/experts-say-astrodome-demolition-price-tag-seems-high/