Tag Archives: Philadelphia
- Pinnacle Ent’s $138m deal for Meadows casino; second Philly license challenged
March 31, 2016
Pennsylvania’s casino market welcomed a new operator this week while pumping the brakes on another operator’s plans to enter the market. Starting with the positive news, Nevada-based Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. announced a deal on Tuesday to take over operation of The Meadows Racetrack and Casino in Washington County. The property...
- Racism allegations haunt Philly casino developer Cordish Gaming
August 19, 2015
Baltimore-based Cordish Gaming's plans to build a casino in Philadelphia are being haunted by racism allegations at its properties in Louisville, Kentucky, and Kansas City. Cordish Gaming presented an overview of its master plan for its Live Hotel and Casino to the Philadelphia Planning Commission on Tuesday. The $425m proposal...
- Cordish/Greenwood JV wins Philadelphia’s second casino license
November 18, 2014
The long race to obtain Philadelphia’s second casino license has been won by Stadium Casino LLP, the joint venture of Cordish Gaming and Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment. On Tuesday, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board announced that the JV’s $425m proposal for the south side’s stadium district had unanimously won the...
- Philly casino hopefuls make their pitches to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
March 3, 2014
Five casino hopefuls vying for the second casino license in Philadelphia made their latest pitches in front of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board late last week in what turned out to be an eventful meeting that also saw one casino voice its opposition in seeing a second casino in the...
- Race heats up for Philly’s second casino license
January 27, 2014
The number of casinos in Pennsylvania, all 12 of them, is close to getting saturated, yet interest in the second casino license in Philadelphia remains high. All in all, there are still five developers in the running for that license, a list that includes Penn National Gaming, the Goldenberg Group,...
- Philly casino hopefuls remain upbeat after Wynn’s withdrawal
November 13, 2013
Wynn Resorts may have abandoned its plans to bid on a casino license in Philadelphia, but the five remaining applicants are no closer to following the Vegas operator out the door anytime soon. The remaining applicants, which includes Penn National Gaming, the Goldenberg Group, Cordish Cos. and PHL Local Gaming L.L.C., remain active in the race and are hoping...
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