They are trying to figure out how to fix it. The latest Quebec budget has something like $220 million for renovations to Olympic Park including stadium upgrades - but that does not even include the cost of a new roof. Previously estimates for that alone were in the $300 million dollar range. One thing being looked at is for a while going with no roof again.
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All options are on the table for the government of Premier Philippe Couillard as it considers the cost of replacing the roof of the Olympic Stadium.
That includes, for the first time, the possibility of not putting a roof on the stadium and leaving it open to the elements.
The current roof needs replacing and a committee is looking at the types of roofs available and the cost.
Municipal Affairs Minister Pierre Moreau says not replacing the roof comes with it's own set of challenges, including the cost of weatherproofing the interior if the stadium is left open.
In the provincial budget last month $220 million was set aside for renovations of the Olympic Park, but the cost of replacing the roof was not included.
The existing roof is really on its last legs with currently some 6,289 holes or rips in the roof that need repair.
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There are now 6289 reasons to replace the roof on Olympic Stadium.
That is the number of tears, rips and holes in the roof and the number is contained in the Olympic Park annual report, which concludes that it is now time to have the roof replaced.
The OIB is currently studying possible scenarios.
A spokesman says once the government makes a decision it will be five years before the roof can be replaced.
The other significant number from the report is $1.4 million.
That is the annual maintenance cost of the stadium which is double what it was in 2013.
The provincial budget last month contained a provision for $220 million dollars in repairs and upgrades for the stadium, but the money does not include the cost of the new roof.
With them saying it will be at least five years - I think that means no Grey Cup in Montreal for at least that long.