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Originally Posted by Crawford View Post
There's already a casino in Rosemont (I think; I vaguely recall one near my airport hotel). And Rosemont is a separate city.
I didn't know Rosemont already had a casino, and true, it's not part of the city proper.

Originally Posted by Investing In Chicago View Post
And how exactly would the City of Chicago benefit from a Casino in Rosemont?
Proximity? Out of towners go to Rosemont all the time and also make way to downtown.

Originally Posted by TR Devlin View Post
Zotti says that Chicago should follow the London model. Here's a picture of what the "London model" looks like: London Hippodrome
It would be absolutely fantastic to have a casino that blends so well into our urban fabric like this.
1. 111 W 57 - Manhattan, New York - SHoP Architects - Photo
2. The Smith Center - Las Vegas, Nevada - David M. Schwarz Architects - Photo
3. One Chicago Square - Chicago - HPA and Goettsch Partners - Photo
4. Chicago Board of Trade - Chicago - Holabird & Root - Photo
5. Cathedral of Learning - Pittsburgh - Charles Klauder - Photo
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