Construction on Detroit Hockey Stadium to Create 8,300 Jobs

March 17, 2015



Construction work will begin in the next several weeks on Detroit's new arena complex; the project will cost approximately $450 million. 

In a statement, Ilitch Holidings, the Red Wings' team owner, said it looked forward to getting started "so we can bring 8,300 construction and construction-related jobs online and begin to hire Detroiters and others -- as well as local, regional and state companies."