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UConn aiming for new ice hockey rink

STORRS — According to UConn Today, the university is planning on moving forward on opening a new ice hockey rink.

Today says that they plan on opening the new rink on the Fall of 2021, and that it will be financed through a development partnership  with community groups, youth hockey leagues, and other organizations.

Officials received the go-ahead this week to negotiate with three developers.

Today reports UConn plans a hockey arena with 2,500 to 3,500 seats that will be built adjacent to the current Freitas Ice Forum, which will continue to be used for practices and other activities.

Read the full story here.