Arts Center Council Favors Adjacent Parking Deck
Posted: September 26, 2012 at 2:46 a.m.
The Walton Arts Center’s governing board would prefer Fayetteville not build a parking deck on the center’s campus. The council unanimously approved a motion Tuesday in support of the city building a parking deck adjacent to the center.
At A Glance
The Walton Arts Center has renewed its contract with the Washington County Fairgrounds keep the AMP on site for another season.
Peter Lane, president and chief executive officer of the arts center, said 34,000 tickets have been sold this year since the AMP moved from the Northwest Arkansas Mall parking lot to the fairgrounds. Ticket sales have generated $1.3 million, he said.
Lane said the arts center will continue to look for a more permanent site after next season.
Source: Staff Report
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