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New Casino "Officially" Opens Monday

Last updated on Sunday, June 28, 2009

(LAWRENCEBURG) - Inside Indiana business reports the new $336 million Hollywood Casino in Lawrenceburg officially opens tomorrow (Monday), even though it’s already open to the public.

Lawrenceburg mayor William Cunningham and other officials are expected to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony.

The new casino boat is twice the size of the property's former Argosy Casino.

The owners of Hollywood Casino say it is expected to generate up $25 to $35 million in additional annual tax revenue for the state and city of Lawrenceburg.

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