Board will not be providing financial support for the la crosse center renovations.
Last week...the executive committee of the la crosse county board approved 138- thousand dollars for the renovations ... but in order for the proposal to pass... it must be approved by two-thirds of the full county board.
At tonight's board meeting... 18 members voted yes and 7 voted no... but the proposal failed because the two-thirds threshold wasn't reached out of the 29 total board members some members expressed concern with the la crosse center board and the city about requesting money.
"i think a lot of people had concerns about the process, about how the money was requested, about our seat at the table, about whther we were given a voice in this whole process.
So, i think that informed a lot of the votes and i think that's why it didn't pass."
The la crosse county board plans to go back to square one and build a better relationship with the entities involved in the