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June

26

2017

Press Release | KIng County

Executive Constantine on the sale of Convention Place Station: More funding for transit improvements, a boost for economic devel

King County Executive Dow Constantine released the following statement after the King County Council approved the sale of Metro’s Convention Place Station to the Washington State Convention Center.

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June

26

2017

News | The Seattle Times

King County agrees to sell downtown Seattle bus station for convention center expansion

The Metropolitan King County Council voted 8-0 on Monday to sell a four-acre bus station in downtown Seattle for $162 million, so the Washington State Convention Center can double in size...

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April

21

2017

News | Seattle Times

Convention Center expansion: Public benefit dollars can go only so far

The Op-Ed, [“A convention-center redo for the people,” Opinion, April 11], asking the Washington State Convention Center Addition to fund $86 million in other community projects, raises fundamental issues.

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April

16

2017

News | Seattle Times

Greenlight Washington State Convention Center expansion

THE Puget Sound region’s popularity as a hub of global business, and a draw for tourists who annually spend hundreds of millions of dollars here, is a key factor in our extended period of local economic growth.

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March

9

2017

News | Cairncross & Hempelmann

Washington Convention Center Expansion Could Bring King County $275 Million

CH& is proud to support the ongoing efforts of our client King County, in their sale of the four-acre Convention Place Station site to the Washington State Convention Center.

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March

2

2017

News | Seattle Times

Tentative deal reached to sell Metro bus station in Seattle to expand convention center

King County Metro has reached a tentative deal to sell a downtown bus station for $161 million to the Washington State Convention Center, for its massive expansion project. Metro’s Convention Place Station, at the north end of the downtown Seattle transit tunnel, would likely close Sept. 30, 2018.

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