TITLE

Texas

AUTHOR(S)
Franklin, Rogayle
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Association Meetings;Jun2007, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers updates for Texas. A new park called Discovery Green will be developed in front of the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston. The Woodlands Convention & Visitors Bureau has been launched to promote The Woodlands as a tourist destination. The new W Austin Hotel & Residences is expected to be completed in 2010.
ACCESSION #
26561464

 

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