By Gary Ridderbusch
The historic Eagle River Sports Arena, temporarily closed last month until possible structural damage to the roof was inspected, has been deemed safe, according to an Eagle River Recreation Association (ERRA) official.
“We had a structural engineer who specializes in wooden structures come in and he determined the building is safe to use,” said ERRA President Robert “Mac” McDonald.
Several weeks ago, ERRA Board members noticed a wooden beam in the roof’s south end that appeared to be weak.
“The structural engineer said the slight sag