Tag: Bruce Ratner

Officials smashed a wall with sledgehammers to celebrate the start of the work.

Will Bruce Ratner, the man behind the new project, be the coliseum's long-awaited savior, or yet another character in Nassau County’s long-running narrative of dashed hopes?

Renovations are expected to begin this August after Billy Joel plays the arena's last concert.

There were several big developments this week, but the project also hit some snags.

“We all know the tale of developing this property, but today comes to a very good beginning.”

“If Jay Z was here, I’m sure he’d say the coliseum has 99 problems, but today it has none."

A breakdown of who scored and who took a hockey puck to the face after Mangano picked Ratner to rebuild the arena.