Convention Center District Development

Major Milestones

August 2018 – June 1, 2019
Construction on city-side of Convention Center Boulevard converting to a street with one lane in each direction and a safety bump center divider. An intersection in each zone of construction will remain open at all times. All intersections and cross-walks will be staffed during events to assist with the movement of traffic and pedestrians.

June 1, 2019 – September 2020
The river-side of Convention Center Boulevard will be closed while construction on the 7.5 acre public park will begin. The park will feature lush landscaping with native plant life and mature trees, public art, communal gathering places and water features.

Summer 2019
Transportation Center will open at approximately Hall G featuring 19 bus bays a covered walk-way to the Center and a dedicated lot for both taxis and ride-shares.

The improved river side of Convention Center Boulevard will open featuring one lane in each direction.

September 2020
Grand Opening and Dedication of the Pedestrian Park.

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