Sunday, September 28, 2008

Pttsburgh: Promised convention center boom hasn't come

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette,Sept. 28:

"For years, promoters of the new $373 million David L. Lawrence Convention Center championed the project as the key to attracting larger shows and boosting tourism.

"But nearly five years after its full opening, the center, three times the size of its predecessor, appears to be struggling to fulfill that promise, even as its operating losses grow larger..."