Hearing Date Added for Pittsburgh Casino - Wednesday 29th of March 2006

PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania – As reported by the Pittsburgh Business Journal: "The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board, which already has two days set aside for public hearings on Pittsburgh-area standalone casino proposals, added a third date for the public to weigh in on a gaming license at a racetrack in Washington County.

"The date for the racetrack casino hearing is May 10. Las Vegas-based Millennium Gaming Inc., which purchased The Meadows racetrack from Canada-based Magna Entertainment Corp. for $225 million, is expected to win a license to operate a racetrack casino also known as a racino at The Meadows, which is in Washington County.

"The Gaming Control Board had previously set April 18-19 to hear from residents for and against Pittsburgh-area standalone casino proposals…"

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