August 6, 2014
By Journal Staff
Daily Journal of Commerce
Downtown Bellevue's Meydenbauer Center will get a $12.5 million interior and exterior upgrade. The 20-year-old convention center is at 11100 N.E. Sixth St. “While still in generally great shape, the reality is that Meydenbauer is a facility that needs investment from time-to-time to ensure it operates competitively and efficiently,” Meydenbauer Center Board Chair Rick Carlson said in a press release. “We hoped to begin some of these projects about 10 years ago, but the Great Recession prevented that from happening. Now, the timing is right to put this back on the table and ensure Meydenbauer continues to be an important economic development engine for the Eastside and the region now and in the years to come.”
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