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Temporary American Place Casino In Waukegan Opening “Soon”

The newest Illinois casino was supposed to open in October, then December. Now it appears the The Temporary by American Place Casino in Waukegan — owned and operated by Full House — could open in January.

The company has been mostly mum on an opening date. But, recent posts on the casino’s Facebook page have said the casino’s opening date would be announced soon. And, that includes a Dec. 24 video post by vice president and general manager Jeff Babinski from the casino floor confirming that “soon” there would be an announcement about the opening, which was also expected “soon.”

Though, as of Tuesday morning, the Illinois Gaming Board listed Full House Resorts Illinois LLC as “preliminarily suitable” and not fully “licensed.”

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