The future of the fairgrounds and the Mid-South Coliseum

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The City of Memphis is putting the redevelopment of the fairgrounds on the fast track with Mayor Jim Strickland promising a plan for the future by the end of the year.

One key component is what will be done with the Mid-South Coliseum?

Roy Barns and Mark Jones with the Coliseum Coalition want to make sure the historic building stays a apart of the landscape.