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03-02-2014, 02:23 PM
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What would be the point of it really? The Sochi arena sits in a lower elevation area making the roof visible from surrounding area.

Edmontons build is not going to be sitting in a depression its at ground level and with the roof towering close to 100 ft over bystanders who wouldn't see anything of the roof. This also in a city that doesn't have one, not one, public high rise paddock viewing area.

I guess it would be nice if you're one of the city employees located in the new Katz tower. But other than that I dunno.
Good point. A lit up roof will be mostly ineffectual for city bystanders. It would look cool on TV though.

Obviously, whatever it costs will have to fit into the budget, too.

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