Heads up, McCormick. The Osceola (Fla.) County Commission has granted initial approval for the development of the World Expo Center (WEC), a $1.1 billion, mixed-use project that includes a 2.4 million-square-foot exhibition facility. If the plan comes to fruition, the facility will be the country's biggest, outdistancing Chicago's 2.2 million-square-foot McCormick Place. The WEC aims to capture the nation's biggest trade shows (it is not marketing at all to consumer shows), and is already ...

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