BIL Embarks on Contruction of Arena and Cultural Complex

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Updated: December 1, 2015

A contract for the construction of the long awaited Belize City Center was signed almost two months ago. According to a release from Belize Infrastructure Limited, the contract has been awarded to the local JVCA of Medina’s Construction Ltd./International Environments Ltd. The cost of the project is for thirty two million nine hundred and forty thousand two hundred and sixty one dollars and thirty four cents. The construction period is for two years.  This will include the civil works of the grounds and all FIBA certified equipment. The building to be called the Belize City Center Arena and Cultural Complex design will have three interior practice basketball courts, and one professional center court. The design allows for designated seating for up to 4000 for games and 5000 for indoor entertainment events. The design also includes post game rooms, media rooms, administration room and more concessions space.  The new Belize City Center will be fully air conditioned and fully handicapped accessible.