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Austin City Council will consider a number of agenda items related to the Convention Center expansion on Thursday.

Austin City Council is poised to take the next steps toward a long-discussed, $1.2 billion expansion of the Neal K. Kocurek Austin Convention Center this week, despite the economic uncertainty brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Just over a month after it was prepared to open as a field hospital to care for overflow COVID patients, the Austin Convention Center is now being prepared as a shelter for Hurricane Laura evacuees, who continue to stream into the area.

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