Convention Center

Meadowlands Chamber has plans for 250,000- square-foot casino and 1 million-square-foot convention center at sports complex. (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Traffic Concerns Follow Unveiling Of Meadowlands Plan

Jim Kirkos, head of the Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce, says traffic is a priority.

08/20/2014

New York State Legislature

Albany Mega Deal To Cover Redistricting, Casinos, Pension Reform Nearly Done

Governor Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders are expected to finalize a deal Wednesday night to settle four of the thorniest and high-profile issues at the state capital.

03/14/2012

NYC Convention Center

Poll: Most New Yorkers Oppose Cuomo’s Convention Center Pitch

A new poll shows New Yorkers still strongly support Gov. Andrew Cuomo, but not all of his ideas for his second year in office.

01/16/2012

NYC Convention Center

Cuomo’s Convention Center Nightmare: NYC — Not The State — Owns The Land

For a politician who tries to never make a mistake, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has suffered a major “oops” moment with his grandiose plans to let the owner of the Aqueduct racino build a new convention center there.

01/13/2012

NYC Convention Center

Questions About Legality, Competitive Process Pouring Cold Water On Cuomo’s Convention Center Plan

The pictures for a proposed new convention center at Aqueduct look great, but many are wondering whether Gov. Cuomo jumped the gun by having his administration sign a letter of intent to build the facility with the company that operates a racino there.

01/06/2012

NYC Convention Center

Gov. Cuomo’s Grand Convention Center Plan Attacked From Many Angles

Questions were raised Thursday about whether Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s convention center proposal for New York City makes economic sense and whether the state followed proper procedures in selecting a developer.

01/05/2012