Where is the new casino being built in Illinois?
HARD ROCK CASINO ROCKFORD. Hard Rock International will build a $310 casino in Rockford, Illinois at the location of the former Clock Tower Resort at East State Street and I-90. The 65,000-square-foot casino will include a Hard Rock Cafe, a Hard Rock Live concert venue, restaurants, retail stores and a hotel.
Is there a casino coming to Waukegan?
The Waukegan casino was authorized more than two years ago with the June 2019 gambling expansion sponsored by former state senator and convicted felon Terry Link (D-Indian Hills.) … The Waukegan City Council approved the three applicants as finalists in October 2019.
Is Calumet City getting a casino?
The Matteson plan is for a $300 million casino with 1,300 slot machines and 42 table games located in a 123,000 square foot building at the former Lincoln Mall site at U.S. 30 and Cicero Avenue, just east of Interstate 57. A 200-room hotel and expansion to 1,950 slots may be added in a possible Phase II.
Where will the new Chicago casino be located?
The new $300 million Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana is slated to open next month in Gary, which is replacing the Majestic Star casino along Lake Michigan. Indiana state Sen. Eddie Melton, a Democrat who represents the area, calls the new facility a “game-changer” for the city 30 miles from Chicago. Wisconsin Gov.
Is Hard Rock casino coming to Rockford IL?
“When you first walk in, you know this absolutely is not a temporary casino — this is really Hard Rock’s opening act here in Rockford,” McNamara said. Rockford is the first of six authorized casino locations approved in 2019 by the Illinois General Assembly and Gov. JB Pritzker to reach this point.