State lawmakers aren’t willing to help the mayor out unless she provides certain assurances she’s unwilling to give.
Still, the Windy City and its mayor, Lori Lightfoot, continued to figure out how to make it possible and Lightfoot believes she has the perfect answer.
Five sites chosen as potential candidates to house a gambling house were all rejected by Union Gaming this past August.
A Chicago man is in trouble big time with U.S. government investigators after a total of 14 charges filed against him.
After Union Gaming shot down five possible casino locations in and around Chicago, Illinois, the Windy City still had some other options.
After deciding that the state needed more gambling options, Illinois selected a few locations as being ideal for a new casino.
Penn National Gaming is opening a sportsbook at Indiana’s Ameristar Casino East Chicago which allows Chicagoans to start placing wagers on sporting events.
The locations for possible casino development in Chicago have been identified, however none met the approval.
Lori Lightfoot wants local residents to tell her where to put the venue and what type of activities they believe the property should offer.
Union Gaming has been chosen for a casino feasibility study to allows casino legislation in Chicago, as well as an IR in the city.