COLUMBUS – The Ohio Ballot Board unanimously approved the wording for a proposed
constitutional amendment that was submitted by MyOhioNow.com. If passed, it
would authorize construction of a $600 million resort and casino at the
intersection of State Route 73 and Interstate 71 between Harveysburg and
The Board's approval was an essential step that allows the proposal's organizers
to commence gathering signatures for the November ballot. They must gather
402,275 signatures by August to add the petition to the November ballot.
Dr. Bradford Pressman, co-founder of MyOhioNow.com, said "We strongly believe
that we are finally presenting a casino issue that makes sense for Ohio. We
believe that our petition collectors will be greeted enthusiastically throughout
"With 37 states and every state surrounding us that already have casinos, with
Kentucky most likely starting next year, it is a proposal that will resonate
with voters," Pressman said.
"I think the Ohioans will appreciate that we won't hide that this is a proposal
for a casino/resort and couch our language with euphemisms. Our approach is to
be clear, direct, honest and transparent with our fellow Ohioans."
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