Local outdoor concert organizers talk about security

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In the wake of the horrific mass shooting at an outdoor concert in Las Vegas, local promoters are taking a second look at security.

"We check the visitors when they come in. We check their bags," says Brad Conner, the director of security for Promedica.

Promedica hosted three concerts at Promenade Park over the summer with the largest one drawing a crowd of 12,000.

With another concert coming up in a few weeks, Promedica looking at ways to beef up security.

"We may look at staffing; that's probably in response to the face that we expect a larger crowd at the concert," Conner said.

The country duo Maddie & Tae are scheduled to for Oct. 14 at Promenade Park.

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