Louisville, KY (Oct. 4) – Construction fencing surrounds the Kentucky International Convention Center, with interior demolition ongoing and in preparation for building demolition scheduled to begin the week of Oct. 9 with removal of canopies and some outer doors.
· Oct. 7-10 – Demolition of pedway across Market Street from Cowger Garage to the convention center. Market Street between Third and Fourth Streets will close beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7 and will reopen Monday, Oct 10, 6 a.m. Cowger Garage will close at 6 p.m. Friday and reopen at 6 a.m. Monday.
· Oct. 14-17 – Demolition of pedway across Jefferson Street from Hyatt Hotel to the convention center. Jefferson Street between Third and Fourth Streets will close beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14 and reopen Monday, Oct .17 at 6 a.m. The Commonwealth Garage will remain open Oct. 14-17 with access from Liberty Street. The Louisville Visitors Center, corner of Fourth and Jefferson, will be closed that weekend.
· Third Street is closed to pedestrian traffic and remains open to vehicular traffic only.
The convention center will reopen summer 2018 with more than 200,000 square feet of exhibit space, a 40,000 square foot ballroom and the ability to attract up to 25 percent more convention business annually.