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Rochester’s downtown sports arena to get $18M upgrade

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

The city of Rochester is planning to make millions of dollars in improvements at its downtown arena. Mayor Lovely Warren announced Thursday that the Blue Cross Arena at the Rochester War Memorial will undergo $18 million in major renovations, with funding provided by the city of Rochester, New York state and Buffalo-based Pegula Sports and Entertainment. The firm is owned by Kim and Terry Pegula, whose holdings include the NFL's Buffalo Bills, the NHL's Buffalo Sabres and the Rochester Americans, the Sabres' top minor league affiliate.