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November

18

2015

News | The Seattle Times

King County Metro, Convention Center Reach $147M Deal on Site’s Sale

The Washington State Convention Center has reached a deal with King County Metro to buy 4 acres in downtown for $147 million, officials said Tuesday. The deal for Metro’s Convention Place Station is the linchpin of a $1.4 billion project to double the capacity of the convention center and help the region compete against cities like Denver, Portland and Vancouver, B.C., which have larger facilities...

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November

18

2015

News | KING5

Washington State Convention Center Announces Expansion

The Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) announced plans for a $1.4 billion expansion Wednesday. The additional space would be scheduled to open in 2020 between Pine and Howell Streets, and Ninth and Boren downtown....

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November

18

2015

News | King County

Washington State Convention Center Addition a step closer with agreement on sale of Convention Place Station site

The transaction between King County and Washington State Convention Center will secure a critical parcel needed to construct the new center's Addition...

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October

8

2015

News | Capitol Hill Times

Convention Center Expansion Moves Forward

The Washington State Convention Center expansion project took another step closer to construction Tuesday night, after receiving approval from the Downtown Design Review Board for an early design guidance application...

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September

30

2015

News | Capitol Hill Times

Seattle Board To Review Convention Center Design Next Week

The Downtown Design Review Board will assess an early design guidance application for the Washington State Convention Center expansion project 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Seattle City Hall...

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September

2

2015

News | Capitol Hill Seattle Blog

Connecting Capitol Hill to downtown, what ‘public benefits’ should Convention Center expansion provide?

In the midst of the many reviews and public oversight shaping the expansion of the Washington State Convention Center is one special process designed to determine the public benefits developers must provide as part of the $1.4 billion expansion project...

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