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Casino Developer Wants To Start Building

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The dispute between the city and Penn National Gaming has dragged on for months.
5, 2011

As the developer of the proposed West-side casino and the city remain mired in a dispute over whether to annex the property into Columbus, developers say they’re on the verge of starting construction.

Labor Unions Rally Against Columbus Casino Delays

March 23, 2011

More than a hundred union workers and their leaders rallied Tuesday at the site for the new Hollywood Casino on the west side of Columbus. Union officials say they’re concerned that on-going disputes between Columbus and Penn National Gaming, the casino’s owner, will hold up construction.