As proposed, the New Dome Experience will cost a taxpayer that owns a home worth $200,000 approximately $8.00 a year. The reporter of this great article really puts that into perspective: "For that $8.00, we get a venue that has 350,000 square feet of column-free space with a 175 foot ceiling. Nashville, Tennessee is building a building with 350,000 square feet of floor space at a cost of $623 million, almost three times what ours will cost, and theirs will have multiple columns with only a 32 foot ceiling. Probably every major city that wants a major activity center wishes they had what we already have for a start."
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I pledge my support for saving and reinventing the Astrodome, the "Eighth Wonder of the World." The Astrodome – the world's first domed stadium. It's a feat of architectural ingenuity, a symbol of innovation and exploration. When first built, the stadium was hailed as the "culmination of foresight, daring, faith, and dreams of the people of Harris County" – a promise it can still fulfill not…
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