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Jay-Z pitches ideas for Nassau Coliseum redevelopment

Posted at 6:39 PM, May 02, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-02 19:22:33-04

On Long Island, Jay-Z joined in on the pitch to redevelop Nassau Coliseum.

Four new proposals were unveiled Thursday.

The goal is to create a competitive sports and entertainment arena on the 77 acre site.

Jay-Z is part of a development group bidding for the project.

It’s the same group that built the Barclays Arena.

The renovation is expected to help stimulate local economy by bringing business into the area.