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The record: Monthly written reports about Intrust Bank Arena.
Why you'd want them: To learn more about how the arena, which opened in January 2010, is faring. The monthly reports include information about events, revenue and expenses.
Where you get the records: Go to www.sedgwickcounty.org.arena.
How much it will cost: The information is free. Assistant county manager Ron Holt also gives a monthly report in person each month to commissioners.