Archives: Casino

Ohio’s Gamble: A Casino Update

Six months after the opening of Columbus’ Hollywood Casino, its revenue is lower than predicted. Still, Ohio’s gaming facilities have seen steady growth in recent months. This hour will look at how casinos have affected local businesses, what they’ve done for public schools, and whether or not Ohio can sustain all 11 proposed casinos and tracks.

A Conversation with Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman

Today on All Sides, we’ll talk with Mayor Michael Coleman about where the city is going and how it’s going about getting there at a live remote broadcast from Columbus Arts Festival in the Discovery District.

Ohio Casino Regulation / Interview with Bob Gibbs

Regulating Ohio’s four future casinos, and a conversation with Congressman-elect Bob Gibbs (18th District).

State Issue 2 – Moving the Casinos / Huntington Park

Two points of view about State Issue 2: a proposed constitutional amendment to change the location of the Columbus Casino Facility, and the Columbus Clippers

Possible Alternative Casino Sites

Several points of view about proposals for an alternative site for a casino in Columbus

Opposing Views to Casino in Columbus

A range of views from opponents of a casino in Columbus, including efforts at the city and state levels to prevent or re-negotiate the terms of the Arena District casino

Penn National Gaming President on Casino Plans, Local Concerns

A conversation with Penn National Gaming President and COO Timothy Wilmott about specific plans for a Columbus casino

Arena District Casino

Two points of view about building a casino in the downtown Arena District

Proposal to Build Four Casinos in Ohio

Two points of view about Ohio ballot Issue 3, to approve the construction of four casinos in Ohio, in Columbus, Cleveland, Cincinnati, and Toledo