Two Weeks Left to Sign Up for Casino Hearings - Tuesday 21st of February 2006

LIMERICK, Pennsylvania As reported by the Mercury News: "Anyone wishing to address the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board about a proposed slots parlor in the township has two weeks to register for the April 28 public input hearing.

"The gaming board is conducting 13 days of hearings at nine locations across the state. Boyd Gaming Corp., the applicant seeking a license for Limerick, will be one of three applicants giving presentations at 8:30 a.m. April 28 in Allentown's Crowne Plaza Hotel, where Tropicana PA LLC will make its case for a facility in Allentown and Sands Bethworks Gaming LLP will lobby for one in South Bethlehem.

"Among the community groups that plan to attend the hearing is the National Coalition Against Legalized Gambling.

"...In all, the gaming board has received 17 applications for stand-alone slots parlors, five of which will be approved.

"Registration forms and details about the public input hearing can be accessed at the gaming board's Web site, www.pgcb.state.pa.us..."

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