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CLEVELAND - Cleveland's mayor led civic leaders at a celebration of a major new downtown project.
The medical trade exposition hall is part of a $465 million project that includes a newly opened convention center next door.
Mayor Frank Jackson, Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald and leaders of the city's medical research industry were on hand for Tuesday's ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The expo center has been named the Global Center for Health Innovation and was financed with a tax increase.
Next week the center will host its first major event, the Cleveland Clinic's three-day Medical Innovation Summit.
Two more phases of the expo center are scheduled to be finished next year. Several companies with links to the medical field already signed on to be tenants at the center.
Cleveland's mayor led civic leaders at a celebration of a major new downtown project.
The future of downtown Cleveland is taking a turn.
On Saturday, June 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Cleveland Convention Center will be opened to the general public for a "Celebrate the Center: Community Open House and Celebration"
After more than two years of construction, the new Cleveland Convention Center will open to the public this weekend.
Cleveland's new Convention Center and Med Mart was six years in the making and often was met with doubts and criticism.
The new Cleveland Convention Center opens up a new world when it comes to the North Coast's ability to attract major national conventions, including potentially the 2016 Republican or Democratic National Convention.
Officials say Cleveland's new $465 million convention center complex is going to open early.
During the State of the County Address, Cuyahoga County Executive Ed FitzGerald said the county's new form of government is working. Perhaps the biggest news though was the renaming of the Medical Mart.