SugarHouse Casino Breaks Ground on $164M Expansion

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    Millions of dollars are going into an expansion project at SugarHouse Casino in the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia. But are Pennsylvania's casinos going to face the same struggles as those in Atlantic City? NBC10's Matt DeLucia reports. (Published Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014)

    SugarHouse Casino broke ground Tuesday on the property’s $164 million expansion, a move that the casino officials expect will generate hundreds of permanent jobs and millions in economic impact.

    The groundbreaking at 10 a.m., will take place at the expansion's future home on the north side of the casino. The SugarHouse executive team, city officials and community leaders will be present.

    "This is a game changer," said Wendy Hamilton, general manager, "When we opened, it was a long road from getting a license to opening our doors."

    Hamilton also said that the expansion will allow the casino...

    To read more about SugarHouse's plans visit Philadelphia Businss Journal.