Thursday, February 20, 2020
25.6 F
Beaver
Thursday, February 20, 2020
25.6 F
Beaver

Proposed Beaver County Casino Behind Schedule As State Continues Investigating Its Application

A mini-casino planned for Beaver County is at least six months behind its own construction schedule as state investigators continue to scrutinize its license application. Meanwhile, the state Gaming Control Board granted a license last week to a Berks County mini-casino that applied in a similar timeline to the Beaver County one. Mount Airy Casino…

Log in or become a subscriber to continue reading the rest of this article. Your support makes our local reporting in Beaver County possible.
Subscribe Now! Log In
Lori Boone
Lori Boone
Lori DeLauter Boone has more than 20 years of experience in investigative and community journalism. She’s won more than a dozen regional, state and national journalism awards.

Subscribe To Our Newsletter!

Get updated with the latest news and announcements from BeaverCountian.com.

In Your Opinion

.

newest oldest top voted
Gray Squirrel
Member
Gray Squirrel

Reading between the lines, in other words somebody didn’t receive their payoff.

Truthful
Guest
Truthful

Even a blind squirrel would find these nuts! Corruption and organized crime all the way….

deedor1972
Member
deedor1972

Maybe anywhere but beaver county! You probably should have really thought about it a little longer before posting that one unless of course you don’t live in beaver county?

Mungo Jerry
Guest
Mungo Jerry

Just as the world needs ditch diggers the economy needs mindless wasteful gamblers! Cmon lets get the dice rolling on this cuz Mungo needs a new pair of shoes!

marshamoore
Guest
marshamoore

There are so many red flags waving. The largest one would be Veon’s (possibly illegal) involvement. The Mt. Airy folks seem shady, at best. Camp and Amadio
will just keep rubber-stamping anything to do with this project. They know who they’re dealing with. The non disclosure signing while doing county business sealed the deal.

justaguest900
Guest
justaguest900

I place my bet on the sewage. While the line that was installed is fairly new and intended to handle the load from industrial park, it will not be able to handle the demand from this casino with restaurants, hotel, etc. That sewage has to travel down Fairlane Blvd. (351) to a pump station that will not be able to keep up. If I lived along this route, I would be worried.

In Case You Missed It

It’s 420! Here’s A Stoner Holiday Story About An Iconic Picture From Beaver County’s Past

There comes a time in every childhood when a light clicks on and you realize your dad is more...

Timeline: The Murder Of Rachael DelTondo (Updated 9/7/2019)

This is a timeline of the events leading up to and since the May 13, 2018 murder of Rachael...

Will A Reassessment Rebellion Be Repeated In Beaver County? Revisiting The 1982 Revolt

Beaver County’s last property reassessment in 1982 had all the ugly: angry mobs, a KKK Klansman, about 12,000 appeals...

Latest News

State Says Midland In Dire Situation – State Police Investigating – Pension Funds Misused

Repeatedly citing Midland’s “dire” financial situation, state officials on Tuesday night backed emergency actions including the borough entering state-designated...

Beaver School Board Votes To Move Forward With $5 Million Pool – Approves $9.5 Million In New Debt

The Beaver Area School Board voted Monday night to move forward with construction of a new indoor pool to house their 32-student swim team...

Midland In Financial Crisis – Defaults On Loan – Unable To Pay Bills – Raising Taxes

Midland is in serious financial trouble and its residents will be paying higher taxes for “the sins of what happened in the past,” the...

Ambridge Area School District Hires New Superintendent At A County Record High Salary

Ambridge Area School District already had the highest taxed residents and the highest paid superintendent in Beaver County before tonight's district board meeting. But...

Councilman Files Complaint Against Economy Solicitor Over Resignation Controversy

The Economy Borough council member who was barred from participating in a key meeting over a resignation controversy has filed a complaint with the...


error: Alert: Content is protected!
X
X