Commissioners approve funding for convention center

They expect to break ground in late May or early June

Posted: Apr 10, 2019 10:06 AM
Updated: Apr 10, 2019 10:08 AM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind (WTHI) – Vigo County leaders have reached a decision in financial planning for a new convention center.

Commissioners approved a resolution today that would help fund the project. It’s an agreement between the Capital Improvement Board, the city, the county, and the Convention and Visitors Bureau.

The food and beverage tax will continue to be source of funding.

Officials expect to break ground in late May or early June.

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