Lightfoot invites developers to table in first step of Chicago casino process

Mayor Lori Lightfoot is inviting potential casino developers to the table in Chicago, asking them to show how they’d operate a big-city gambling house.

City officials on Thursday dealt out a formal request for information, a non-binding solicitation that’s the first step in what will be a years-long journey toward firing up the bright lights in Chicago — and turning on a new revenue stream to its depleted police and firefighter pension funds.


https://chicago.suntimes.com/2020/8/27/21404227/chicago-casino-site-developers-request-proposals-city-lightfoot-gambling

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