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Capitol Broadcasting Could Get Naming Rights For New Durham Arts Plaza

Posted November 6, 2006 4:16 a.m. EST

— Durham city leaders could vote soon to give Capitol Broadcasting, WRAL's parent company, naming rights for a new performing arts plaza.

Capitol Broadcasting would pay $300,000 a year for up to 20 years for naming rights.

The plaza would feature a performance center that would seat 2,800 people. It could offer a variety of mid-size performances throughout the year.

The plaza would be located next to the

American Tobacco Historic District

.

Construction could start within the next couple of months.