Rosemont tops bidding for 10th casino
November 14, 2008
The Illinois Gaming Board will select three finalists in the coming weeks from
the initial round of seven applications for the tenth and final casino license
Trilliant Gaming Illinois LLC bid $435 million for a proposed site in Rosemont
west of River Road between Balmoral and Bryn Mawr avenues, fronting on I-294.
Hawthorne Gaming LLC bid $150 million for a site at 3501 S. Laramie Ave. in
Stickney, on or near the existing Hawthorne Race Course. The bid will combine a
casino with the horse track.
Waukegan Gaming LLC bid $225 million for the former Lakehurst Mall site near
Waukegan Road and Route 120 in Waukegan.
Southside Casino LLC bid $175 million for a site at the northwest corner of the
interchange adjacent to the intersection of I-80/294 and Halsted Street in
Calumet Gaming LLC bid $150 million for a site on Torrence Avenue one mile north
of the Intersection of I-80 and I-94 in Calumet City.
Midwest Gaming & Entertainment LLC bid $150 million for a site at the northwest
quadrant of Des Plaines River Road and Devon Avenue in Des Plaines.
CCH Gaming Partners LLC bid $60 million for a site at Cicero Avenue and 167th
Street near the convergence of I-57 and I-80
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