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US – Full House’s American Place proposal makes it through to next stage in Waukegan

Full House Resorts has submitted an Owners Gaming License Application to the Illinois Gaming Board to develop and operate American Place, a casino and entertainment destination in Waukegan, Illinois. In its first phase, American Place would include a world-class casino with a state-of-the-art sports book; a premium boutique hotel comprised of twenty luxurious villas, each…

US – Churchill Downs puts forward plans for Rivers Casino Waukegan

At last week’s Waukegan City Council Special Meeting the developer, operator and owners of the state’s most successful casino, Rivers Casino Des Plaines, shared its vision for generating as much as $5m more per year for the city of Waukegan and other local communities than other bidders. A major expansion of gambling in Illinois has…

US – Potawatomis pitch plans for new casino in Waukegan

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino has submitted an application to develop a commercial casino in the city of Waukegan, an area rich with tribal history and in the heart of Potawatomi treaty lands. “The city of Waukegan is in search of a qualified developer to bring a first-class entertainment experience with their new casino. Having successfully…

US – Waukegan opens 120 day window to find casino operator

The City of Waukegan will name its chosen operator for a casino, one of six new casinos to be launched in Illinois as part of a widespread gambling expansion, within just 120 days. The city has now officially invited qualified Project Teams to submit proposals for the development of a casino and associated amenities in…