Sports in the Circle City- Fun but Expensive

Indianapolis has benefited greatly from the many sporting events and conventions that use Bankers Life Fieldhouse and Lucas Oil Stadium. The construction industry has benefited from the construction of these facilities, along with the construction of hotels and restaurants. While we enjoy the economic benefit of these facilities, it has become alarmingly expensive to pay for the improvements and upkeep and apparently that has fallen to the taxpayers, both individually and corporately. The following article highlights the need for the state legislature to develop funding for the next 25 years.