Public presentation on Barnett Arena project slated for Feb. 12

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) - Another public presentation has been scheduled regarding the future of the Barnett Arena. The presentation will be Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center’s LaCroix Hall A.

This will be the seventh presentation on future possibilities for the Barnett Arena.

“There continues to be a solid level of community interest and attendance at the public presentations,” said Rapid City Mayor Steve Allender. “I feel it’s important to schedule another presentation prior to the special City Council session.”

The special session will take place on Feb. 26 where a decision will be made on whether to remodel the Barnett Arena or build a new facility. Funding sources will be approved at the meeting.

The presentation can be viewed online at the Barnett Arena website.