INTERVIEW: Target Center Renovation Talks Hit Snag

Updated: 10/08/2013 9:17 AM
Created: 07/22/2013 8:58 PM
By: Cassie Hart

We’ve learned negotiations to renovate the Target Center for $100-million dollars have hit a snag. One City Council member confirms the Timberwolves and AEG, the company that manages Target Center, would like a long-term financial commitment to ensure Target Center gets upgrades down the road. That’s a whole lot more money than the City is willing to pledge right now. Here is the full interview with City Council member, Gary Schiff, who explains why talks have slowed …but are far from dead.

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