According to the News Gazette, Supporters of a Danville casino are gearing up for another attempt at getting the bill passed in Springfield.
The plan has been in the works for years and would add five casinos in the state and slot machines at racetracks. The plan’s sponsor plans to re-file the bill at the capitol soon.
Danville Mayor Scott Eisenhauer said supporters of expanded gaming plan to talk with Governor Bruce Rauner about getting it passed. The mayor says the plans fits with one of Rauner’s priorities.