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Meeting scheduled to discuss Indoor Sports Venue

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

If you would like to weigh in on the proposed Indoor Sports Venue in Cape Girardeau, there will be a public meeting held on Tuesday, May 5 where you can do just that.

The meeting will start at 6 p.m. at the Osage Center.

Leaders with the Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will present three different proposals for that will include about the current sites and design build projects. After each presentation, attendees will get the chance to ask questions and voice concerns.

According to the department, the Indoor Sports Venue is intended to provide increased economic impact to Cape Girardeau and the surrounding area. It will be built using money from the Restaurant Tax funding source.

Other venues built with that money include the Show Me Center, Southeast Missouri State University River Campus, the Osage Center, and the Shawnee Park Sports Complex.

The Indoor Sports Venue will be designed to host sports tournaments and other events that would attract tourism to the area.

For more information, contact the City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department at 573-339-6340.

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