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Illinois city could benefit from casino in a big way; Danville Mayor Scott Eisenhauer

On Wednesday, Danville, Illinois Mayor Scott Eisenhauer reportedly told an Illinois Senate committee that a conservative estimate indicates that along with 800 permanent jobs, a casino in Danville would bring the city’s coffers between $5 million and $7 million and $30 million in annual wages, as reported by The News-Gazette. Next month, state legislators in […]

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Illinois casino expansion legislation to be deliberated next month

In Illinois, state legislators are reportedly due to begin deliberations early next month on legislation that could see the border cities of Rockford and Danville granted casino licenses while permitting the state’s horseracing tracks to operate slots. According to a report from the Rockford Register Star newspaper, the legislation, which would additionally grant a casino […]

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