TITLE

Home grown

AUTHOR(S)
Holtmann, Andy
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Casino Journal;Oct2005, Vol. 18 Issue 10, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the development of Blue Sky Casino in French Lick, Indiana and the expansion of Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City. The Blue Sky Casino will feature 1000 slot machines and 25 table games. It will be operated by Don Barden's Majestic Star Casino. If the casino makes over $100 million per year, towns like West Baden Springs would get $4 million to share. On the other hand, the Blue Chip casino will nearly double in size and contain all of its gaming operations to a single deck, once it is completed.
ACCESSION #
18547655

 

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