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Dal’s new hockey arena is nearly $15 million over budget

Update: Dalhousie presses pause on construction of the $36.5 million Event Centre

By Kaija Jussinoja

Update: On November 16, Dalhousie announced it has paused the Event Centre project, citing challenges in Halifax's construction industry including "cost pressures" and a labour shortage. "While we had hoped to break ground on the Event Centre structure this fall, we have been unable to secure competitive pricing for some project elements...