On Monday, the Louisiana Senate Judicial Committee passed a bill allowing a local licensed corporation to move the current Bossier City casino license to Saint Tammany Parish, where a new casino will be built. พนัน กีฬา The bill must be endorsed by state legislators, jdl688 คาซิโน the Louisiana Gaming Control Board and parish electors. Pacific Peninsula Entertainment has developed plans for the re-location and creation of a new gaming center on the north-east bank of Lake Pontchartrain in St Tammany Parish in Slidell, P2E as the corporation is called.
Diamond Jacks Casino was acquired 6 years ago by the operator at Bossier City. In May 2020, it declared that it would permanently close “in consideration of the abrupt, unforeseeable conditions in the sector resulting from the pandemic in Covid-19.” The riverboat facility was Shreveport/Bossier city’s worst-performing casino. P2E has now worked on pitching their Slidell casino proposal for 250 million dollars. The proposed casino facility will provide funding to 1.900 permanent employees and raise Gaming income taxes by more than $60 million, according to Sen. Sharon Hewitt, who drafted the bill to allow the industry to move forward.
Sen. Hewitt said that the piece of legislation “gives our entire citizens a chance to vote.” The bill was co-author with 7 fellow legislators.
Lazy River attractions and water attractions
The bill’s sponsors claim that the move to the South East Louisiana of the vacated P2E casino license will help State attract some of the players who are now travelling to Mississippi Gulf Coast casinos. While the Shreveport / Bossier City market has been over-saturated for long. P2E has acquired the Slidell land section where they want their casino for slightly less than $14 million this past February. The corporation expects to spend at least 250 million dollars on the development of the site as described above. Indeed, officials of companies said earlier this week that their investments will rise, but the amount remains undisclosed.
Although P2E still has no clear proposals for what its property would provide, the organization has promised residents of Slidell that in addition to its casino floor, it will have various facilities and attractions. The developer has lit various attractions on the riverfront, including families such as a lazy river and water slide, as well as a resort swimming pool for adults on the site.
A 1500-seater indoor entertainment area and an outside Amphitheatre with capacity for 6,000 people, among other amenities, are both needed under the proposed P2E site plan.
In the course of the sale of the entire Tropicana Entertainment empire, Caesar’s predecessor, Eldorado Resorts, and GLPI bought Belle from Baton Rouge as part of a $1.85 billion agreement in October2018.
The old Caesars were taken over by Eldorado last July to merge their whole portfolio with Caesars’. The Louisiana regulators approved Eldorado and Caesars’ combination in January. However, the state of its then Belle of Baton Rouge property faced some serious criticism from Eldorado. During a regulatory hearing on the Eldorado-Caesars tie-up, the Louisiana Gaming Control Board asked Mr. Reeg, who was at the time CEO of Eldorado,