by Joe Songer, AL.com
The Legacy Arena at the BJCC has been closed since April 2nd and is undergoing a massive renovation that will last for 18 months. Legacy Arena is the main space of the sprawling BCJJ Complex. The arena has been host to countless concerts, sports events and other events since it opened in 1976. The last major renoavtion of the space was in 1992.
Legacy Arena will be closed for 18 months for the facelift. B.L. Harbert International won the $66.9 million bid to renovate Legacy Arena.
Here are some photos of what the arena looks like after nearly three months of demolition: