SANTA CRUZ, Calif - The Santa Cruz City Council postponed a decision Tuesday evening that would clear the way for a new arena for the Warriors basketball team.
City leaders met again Wednesday afternoon during a closed session. They decided to hold a public hearing Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at 809 Center Street.
A spokesperson for the Warriors says the decision was postponed at Tuesday's meeting because neighbors expressed concerns, and that the city wanted to ensure everyone's voice was heard.
The decision came on the same day the team released new pictures of what they hope the arena will look like.The stadium would cost $5.4 Million, seat nearly 3,000 fans, and would sit between the downtown area and the beach.
The Warriors are scheduled to play their first home game December 23rd.