Pressed is a firsthand examination of the use and misuse of power and money often found in public/private partnerships.
The comprehensive review of the Lancaster County Hotel and Convention Project in Pressed takes apart the legal, political and civic fixings found in many of such undertakings. Pressed cautions others to take great care and be aware of the diversions, distractions and
deceptions dispersed in these endeavors.
“Pressed is like Parks and Recreation meets House of Cards“.Christopher D. Brown, Esq.
Here are some examples of the kinds of resources
you can find in the Documents library
 “The Apology”: Board of Commissioners’ Statement of Process Leading to Sale of Conestoga View
Lancaster County commissioners issue a statement, later known as ‘The Apology’ regarding the process leading to the sale of Conestoga View
 Audit of Lancaster County Convention Center Authority
One of several annual audits conducted regarding Lancaster County Convention Center Authority.
 Ernst & Young Market Study for hotel and convention center
Many feasibility studies were performed over the duration of the convention center project.
 Indemnity Agreement
Indemnity agreement between Lancaster County Convention Center Authority, Penn Square Partners, and the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Lancaster.