JOINT MEDIA RELEASE FROM THE CAPE TOWN INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, CITY OF CAPE TOWN AND PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT OF THE WESTERN CAPE
30 MARCH 2011
R 4.5 Billion urban regeneration project launches with announcement of Convention Centre expansion
At a joint press conference today, the CTICC, the City of Cape Town and the Provincial Government of the Western Cape announced that funding has been secured from all three parties to expand the CTICC eastwards. The expansion of the convention centre will also include 10 000 square metres of retail space, a hospital, an office tower, numerous basement parking bays, as well as the regeneration of Founder’s Garden by the Province, which will connect the Artscape precinct with the new, larger CTICC.