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Raleigh Residents To Get Say Over New Convention Center

Posted September 10, 2002 7:01 a.m. EDT

— Some people in Wake County will get a say when it comes to a new convention center in Raleigh.

The City Council and Wake County Board of Commissioners approved Monday a citizens committee to study and evaluate the need for a new convention center and hotel.

The citizens committee will present a proposed plan for a new convention center to the elected officials in February.