STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Nexus Center expected to open in December

Mohawk Valley Garden CEO and Comets President Rob Esche told the Oneida County Legsilature on Wednesday that the Nexus Center is expected to be ready by December.

Posted: Feb 12, 2020 11:39 PM
Updated: Feb 13, 2020 1:56 PM

UTICA, N.Y. -- Mohawk Valley Garden CEO and Comets President Rob Esche told the Oneida County Legsilature on Wednesday that the Nexus Center is expected to be ready by December.

Dirt is moving next to the Adirondack Bank Center on Whitesboro Street. The Nexus Center will be a multi use sports recreation center mostly used for hockey, box lacrosse and box soccer.

"All in all I think everyone will see a great project when all is said and done." Esche said.

During his presentation to the Legislature, Esche said the center could bring in approximately $26 million through tournaments.

The project to build the Nexus Center is estimated to cost $40 million. 

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 596214

Reported Deaths: 34319
CountyCasesDeaths
Queens857777338
Kings846097481
Bronx609795033
Nassau567062240
Suffolk563392032
Westchester468411500
New York423543219
Erie21075762
Richmond210461118
Rockland20602692
Orange15872517
Monroe12406313
Onondaga9160222
Dutchess6634183
Albany5108148
Broome4859133
Oneida4081146
Niagara3152103
Ulster302398
Chemung264732
Putnam236264
Sullivan207848
Schenectady207355
Saratoga190419
Steuben155787
Rensselaer151550
Chautauqua139216
Oswego11876
Ontario108737
Tioga102447
Columbia96256
Wayne91212
Tompkins9040
Cortland8841
Cattaraugus87724
Allegany84648
Madison79718
Genesee7587
Cayuga7047
St. Lawrence6676
Greene62618
Livingston5838
Herkimer57511
Chenango56310
Orleans56156
Warren54235
Otsego5088
Fulton43228
Washington42214
Clinton4185
Jefferson4182
Wyoming4015
Montgomery37812
Delaware3099
Lewis3008
Schuyler2623
Essex24814
Seneca2435
Franklin2315
Yates2287
Schoharie1692
Hamilton371
Out of NY0118
Unassigned017
Utica
Overcast
34° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 29°
Oneonta
Overcast
32° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 30°
Feels Like: 26°
Herkimer
Overcast
34° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 29°
Feels Like: 29°
Thendara
Overcast
34° wxIcon
Hi: 31° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 29°
WKTV Radar
WKTV Temperatures
WKTV Severe Weather
Click here to learn more about A Healthier Mohawk Valley
Thanksgiving Sweepstakes
Stuff the Bus Locations
Saluting Those Who Are Proud 2 Serve