The renovations at the coliseum aims to bring more events and revenue to Central Louisiana.
One specific way of doing that is through sporting events. Coaches, athletic directors, and many others gathered at Tunks for lunch to celebrate the coliseum renovations and the possibility of more tournaments being held in Alexandria.
Council Member Roosevelt Johnson explains why that is so important.
Roosevelt, along with many others, believe the renovations will be worth the investment.
KLAX ABC 31 News 6/17/15