Costs Rise For Bowl Rebuild

By Sondra Murphy

It was a good news-bad news night at Tuesday’s Ojai City Council meeting for those watching the progress of the Libbey Bowl rebuilding.The good news is the project time line is right on schedule. The bad news is estimates place construction at least $338,000 over its $3 million target budget. The current project schedule calls for construction to begin in July 2010 in order to be completed in time for the June 2011 Ojai Music Festival. The original cost was to be split between the city and community, with $1 million coming

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