Wind Creek Illinois Statement on South Suburban Casino License

Statement Attributable to Wind Creek Hospitality President and CEO Jay Dorris

“Wind Creek Illinois is honored to have been found preliminarily suitable for the south suburban casino license by the Illinois Gaming Board today. 

Throughout this process, we have reiterated the belief that we offer the best location in and for the south suburban region – and will deliver on our commitments to job creation, community and economic investment, sustained operational excellence, and a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion in all phases of construction and operation.

We plan to open the facility in 2023 and look forward to expanding our network of relationships in the Southland, working closely with leaders, organizations and residents to ensure that the benefits associated with this project are felt by the entire region.”

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