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July

11

2018

News

Strategic Partnership Program for Small, DBE Construction Industry Businesses

Clark Construction, in collaboration with Clark/Lewis, is now recruiting potential candidates for the upcoming fall session of its nationally renowned small business training - the Strategic Partnership Training Program.

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July

6

2018

Press Release | King County

Metro bus stops at Convention Place Station will be relocated on July 21; buses expected to continue to operate in the Downtown

An expansion of the Washington State Convention Center continues, the bus stops at Convention Place Station will relocate to Ninth Avenue on July 21. Buses are expected to continue to operate in the Downtown Seattle Transit Tunnel through March 2019, when it will be used exclusively for Link light rail service.

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May

8

2018

News | Curbed Seattle

With City Council approval, Convention Center project can move forward

A Seattle City Council vote Monday afternoon authorized a project to expand the Washington State Convention Center to move forward. The $1.6 billion Washington State Convention Center Addition project is set to transform the Downtown Seattle area, and not just because of the 1.4-million-square-foot center itself...

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May

7

2018

News | Crosscut

Seattle’s $1.6 billion new convention center gets the green light

The Seattle City Council Monday brushed away the final hurdle for what will be the largest new development in Downtown Seattle’s history — a massive expansion of the Washington State Convention Center. At a whopping $1.6 billion, the project dwarfs the construction of Safeco and CenturyLink fields, plus the renovation of KeyArena — combined.

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March

27

2018

News | Seattle Times

Convention Center ‘Addition’ good for Seattle, small business

Adding the proposed “Addition” to the Washington State Convention Center would roughly double the 400,000 visitors it now gets each year, bringing scores more customers to small restaurants and retailers like us.

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October

16

2017

News

Mayor, community, Convention Center & partners announce agreement

Mayor Tim Burgess, King County Executive Dow Constantine and representatives from the Community Package Coalition (CPC) and Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) today announced an agreement on terms for WSCC to provide more than $82 million towards a suite of benefits for the community. This partnership moves the Convention Center Addition project - and the creation of new convention space - closer to reality.

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