Washington Convention Center The reason Washington is a city like no other, everywhere you turn architecture inspires, monuments raise your spirit, and music captures the soul of our nation. The Convention Center is more than 2.3 million square feet of inspiration, big enough to hold 2 Washington monuments, 4 jumbo jets and 6 football stadiums. It will attract thousands of new jobs, millions of visitors annually, and more than 675 million into the local economy. More than an 850 million dollar structure, this is a bold statement to the nation; we are serious about turning our city into a major convention destination. Hope, dreams and careers were riding on this project, it had to succeed. Laying right foundation before laying the concrete, from the local government to the feds, they all had a say on the project even the president. It’s the 6 th largest convention center in the country, 725000 square feet in exhibit space, nearly 70 breakout rooms, and one of the largest ballrooms on the east coast. Every technological
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This note was uploaded on 12/08/2011 for the course HADM 3750 taught by Professor Xxx during the Summer '11 term at Georgia State.