The Convention Center Advisory Commission received two proposals after issuing a request for qualifications to find private developers for the project.
Officials still need $12 million to fully fund the $75 million project.
About 64,000 visitors are expected in Indianapolis this week for the National FFA Organization convention.
An IU media school professor debuts his new game "Our Town" at this year's GenCon.
The Monroe County Council president says the council needs to further analyze alternative ways to pay for the county's convention center expansion.
Some county council members said using the taxes to upgrade the convention center was a top priority, but others questioned the benefits it would bring.
The Monroe County Council is considering a proposal that would increase taxes on county businesses to pay for an expanded convention center.
Political strategists James Carville and wife Mary Matalin will headline the eighth annual O’Bannon Institute for Community Service fundraising dinner.
County Council members have completed the last legislative step needed for convention center.
Convention center officials hope to acquire the 2 plots of land at a cost of about $5.3-million.