Lori Lightfoot, the Mayor of Chicago, is checking and reviewing the proposals of 5 companies offering bids for operating as casino in the state. Aside from her, there are other city officials who are also part of filtering the bid. There is a representative from the Hard Rock International and another one from One Central.
Companies that Bid for Casino in Chicago
Here are some of the companies that submitted their proposal to the city officials showing their desire to run a casino in the place.
Hard Rock International
In the proposal, a 35-acre train yard that includes a platform is what Hard Rock plans to have. The future casino in this place will have a retail, dining, and entertainment destination.
Rivers 78 Gaming
The proposed casino here will showcase a sector for entertainment. This will also feature a 500,000 square-foot building for the purpose of developing Chicago tech talents.
The casino proposal of Bally’s Chicago was actually located in two places. One is on Chicago’s Tribune Publishing Center which is at 30-acre Freedom Center Site.
The other site would be at McCormick Place Truck Marsahaling Yard. At the south side of the McCormick Place, the proposed casino here would consume the 28-acre parking lot.