Regency Mall rejected as site for new arena

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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – During Tuesday’s meeting, Augusta Commissioners rejected the Regency Mall as the site of the new James Brown Arena.

The decision was made in a 7 to 3 vote.

The former home of the Regency Mall along Gordon Highway has been up for debate for months.

But, commissioners and Mayor Hardie Davis cannot come to an agreement on using the land.NewsChannel 6’s George Eskola is at that meeting. He’ll have more details from commissioners tonight at 5 & 6.

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