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June

15

2021

Press Release

Washington State Convention Center Addition Project Tops Out; One Year of Construction Remains

The Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) recognized a major milestone in the construction of the Addition project, also known as the Summit building. On Friday, June 11, construction crews hoisted the final beam onto the steel structure, officially “topping out” the building.

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March

31

2021

Press Release

WSCC confirmed sale of about $342 million in municipal bonds to close the financing gap and enable completion of the Addition.

The Washington State Convention Center (WSCC), which has been in the midst of a coronavirus-induced financing crisis, confirmed today the sale of about $342 million in municipal bonds to close the financing gap and enable completion of the Addition project.

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January

27

2021

Press Release

Seattle, King County, and Washington state explore bridge loans to sustain Washington State Convention Center Addition Project

Loans needed to help project overcome coronavirus-induced financing gap.

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July

30

2020

Press Release

Washington State Convention Center Completes $40 Million in Investments for Affordable Housing

SEATTLE – July 30, 2020 – Families and individuals in need of safe, stable housing in the region received a boost in July as the Washington State Convention Center (WSCC) Addition project completed delivery of nearly $40 million to support affordable housing. The project’s investment includes funds for the City of Seattle, King County and Plymouth Housing.

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July

15

2020

Press Release

Washington State Convention Center provides $10 million in funding for Jim Ellis Freeway Park improvements

The Washington State Convention Center, as part of the public benefit package associated with the Convention Center Addition project, is providing $10 million in funding to Seattle Parks and Recreation for Freeway Park improvements.

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May

15

2020

Press Release

New Washington State Convention Center Addition at Risk Without Urgent Federal Funding

SEATTLE – May 15, 2020 – Leaders representing the Washington State Convention Center (WSCC), King County, labor, business and civic groups today sounded the alarm about the need for critical financing to complete the Convention Center’s Addition project.

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