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    Interim JTS Improvements

    1. Change the Jack Trice Stadium sign under to the press box to match the current font ($20,000)

    2. Ribbon board around the entire upper deck facade ($1.3M)

    What would you do for under $2M?



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    How much dirt in the SEZ can I move for $2 mil?


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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    1. Demolish Jacobsen.

    2. Create plans for NEZ.


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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    How much dirt in the SEZ can I move for $2 mil?
    Probably a lot if some of that $2 mil goes to a CF member beer fund. I'd be out there night and day with a shovel to speed up the process.


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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    OP: I'm pretty sure both of your prices are really, really understated.

    http://www.arkansasrazorbacks.com/Vi...CLID=206647760

    We'd need at least 6 of those and probably in 20 or 25mm instead of the 15mm you can put in a baseball stadium since seats are closer to the boards.

    Ribbon board in JTS along the facade on both sides would probably run about $5M.


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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    How much dirt in the SEZ can I move for $2 mil?
    Quite a bit. The issue will be trying to replace the dirt with something. I vote for choir risers and lawn chairs.



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    Probably a lot if some of that $2 mil goes to a CF member beer fund. I'd be out there night and day with a shovel to speed up the process.
    You bring up a good point. Why don't we just start building the SEZ ourselves? I'd like to see JP try to stop us!



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    CFSEZ committee. Who's in?



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Quote Originally Posted by TOFB4ISU View Post
    1. Change the Jack Trice Stadium sign under to the press box to match the current font ($20,000)

    2. Ribbon board around the entire upper deck facade ($1.3M)

    What would you do for under $2M?
    so we could actually read the scores of other games going on at the same time?



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Where's CyRyder!?



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Quote Originally Posted by abe2010 View Post
    so we could actually read the scores of other games going on at the same time?
    Nope. More ads.



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    I highly, highly, doubt you could put that much ribbon board up for less than $2 million.



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Scores and ads; seem like a no brainer, financially, to me. Maybe i am low on the estimate.



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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Subsidized beer in the concession stands.


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    Re: Interim JTS Improvements

    Doing a vinyl wrap on the Jack Trice Stadium sign would be peanuts, though. . . .


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