Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
The Nassau Interim Finance Authority said if voters approve the $400 million plan to renovate the coliseum, it would result in a 3.5 to 4 percent property tax increase.
The lease agreement would keep the Islanders in Nassau County through the year 2045.
Several hundred union members, construction workers and Islanders fans gathered to implore the Nassau County legislature to approve a plan to replace the aging Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
There is something positive to be said about Nassau Coliseum. It’s antiquated for sure, but when it is the stage for meaningful hockey you will forget all about what it doesn’t provide.