The Renovation

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Renovation Quick Facts

  • 40,000+ sq ft of Center meeting space -- 3,200 person total capacity
  • Respond to Conference Center customer needs for more flexible and usable meeting space (large rooms can be easily reconfigured; separate events can be simultaneously held in Center, etc.), upgraded technology and systems, modernized building that meets ADA requirements, LEED certified
  • $60 Million renovation project -- 100% funded by City of Monterey hotels & motels through Conference Center Facilities District (CCFD) bonds (3.95% rate)
  • Groundbreaking in early December 2015; grand reopening in 2017.
  • Portola Plaza upgrade in 2016, funded by CCFD, City General and Parking Funds

The Renovation