By: Diane Benjamin
I filed a FOIA request for the profit and loss at the Ice Center. Note – it isn’t “Pepsi” anymore because they chose not to renew the sponsorship almost two years ago: https://blnnews.com/2018/01/10/quit-calling-it-the-pepsi-ice-center/
The Ice Center did show Revenues of $990,556.60 and Expenses of $853,498.89 for a profit of $137,057.71.
This is the only government plan that shows a profit!
This profit does not include the $50,000 Pepsi had previously paid every year.
See the FOIA request response: Pepsi Ice Center FY 2017 Revenues and Expenditure Report
(the City is still calling it Pepsi)
I also filed a FOIA for the current naming rights contract, that was before David Sage got an answer to my question at his Town Hall. I received this response: