King County Executive Dow Constantine today issued the following statement in response to an offer by Chris Hansen and his partners to forgo public financing to build a new sports arena in the SoDo neighborhood of Seattle.
“Chris Hansen today demonstrated his continued commitment to building an arena, and to take advantage of an improving economy. His efforts will strengthen our ability to compete for an NBA team. We won't stop until we bring the Sonics home."
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Alex Fryer, Executive Office, 206-477-7966