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New member approved for La Crosse Center Board

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - The La Crosse Center Board  is expected to add a new member in hopes of mending a relationship between the city and county. The decision comes after the La Crosse County board voted down financial…

La Crosse Center expansion concept designs to be revealed Wednesday

The new concept designs for the La Crosse Center expansion project will be released during a public meeting Wednesday. A previous concept was vetoed by the mayor in June over concerns about going into Riverside Park and an additional $7.2 million in funding needed for the project. 

News 8 Investigates: La Crosse Center contractors credit city thousands of dollars for food expenses

For years, the La Crosse Center has explored a multimillion-dollar expansion and renovation project. After multiple interviews and meetings, three companies were selected for project management services, creating concepts and designs for the project. Using city funds, they went to work. But a News 8 investigation revealed some reimbursement receipts that seemed excessive. 

La Crosse Center board members look at next steps for major project

Following the mayor's veto of the La Crosse Center's expansion design and additional funding Monday, proponents said there are still ways to move the project forward. They have just over three weeks to gain enough support to override that veto during the next La Crosse Common Council meeting.