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Panel discussion on new arena to replace Bradley Center in Milwaukee

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MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- Three Milwaukee industry will answer questions from a panel of journalists about the idea of building a new arena to replace the city's BMO Harris Bradley Center.

The Thursday event was planned weeks before Wednesday's announcement that Herb Kohl was selling the Milwaukee Bucks to Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens, and that both the current and futrue owners are donating $100 million to go toward a new arena in Milwaukee

But a new facility could cost $400 million or more, meaning taxpayers could still be on the hook for a sizable chunk.

The panelists include Marc Marotta, the chairman of the BMO Harris Bradley Center board of directors; Milwaukee Alderman Michael Murphy; and Gary Witt, the executive director of the Pabst Theater Foundation.

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