Detroit City Council to vote on casino land acquisition

Ankeny, Robert
March 1999
Crain's Detroit Business;03/22/99, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p30
Reports that the city council in Detroit, Michigan is voting on a measure that will acquire land for the Riverfront Reclamation and Casino District project. Reason for the delay in approving the move; Earmarking of land for several casino developments; Estimated project cost; Legal challenges to the city's `public purpose' policy for condemning the property.


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