Special Project of the Washington State Convention Center

Construction Updates. Click HERE

Updates

Filter by: All | Press Releases | News Articles

November

24

2020

News

November Newsletter

The Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) Addition project has made significant progress since breaking ground in 2018, but if a solution to its $300 million funding gap isn’t identified by the end of 2020, steps will be taken to begin shutting down the project in the Spring and sending 1,000 workers home.

Read More

September

30

2020

News

September Newsletter: Supporting an Inclusive Recovery

Projects such as the Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) Addition play a crucial role in helping those disproportionately affected by economic adversity to participate in the pandemic recovery.

Read More

September

4

2020

News

Major Seattle Thoroughfare, Olive Way, Realigned as Convention Center Addition Project Reaches New Milestone

Traffic lanes returning after almost two years of reroute for WSCC Addition project construction.

Read More

June

26

2020

News

June Newsletter: Spotlighting the Workers Building the Addition

As our region continues to navigate fast-changing circumstances, the economic benefits of projects like the Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) Addition are more important than ever. The Addition project is creating thousands of family-wage construction jobs and will be a key to economic recovery as our region resumes business. However, without a $300 million funding bridge to make up for lost funds associated with a lodging tax that has been decimated by the pandemic, ...

Read More

March

27

2020

News

WSCC's COVID-19 Response

Site Statement: The Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) Addition project qualifies as a permitted exception under Gov. Jay Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy Proclamation on construction, and work will continue on the Addition site. Clark | Lewis is taking precautions to reduce the risk of infection on the WSCC

Read More

December

31

2019

News

December 2019 Newsletter

You may notice something interesting, with structural steel erection underway on the Addition: Instead of a traditional, bottom-to-top approach, the team is constructing the Addition building from east-to-west, resulting in a shorter construction duration.

Read More

Economic Profile

A report by Washington Research Council.

Learn More

© Washington State Convention Center

WSCC.com Privacy Policy

Stay Informed

As momentum for the Addition project builds, this web site will grow, as well. Please sign up for general updates on the project or to keep your company informed about construction or service opportunities. Note that the sign up is specifically for news about the WSCC Addition project, rather than existing WSCC business.

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.