Detroit Casinos Expanding, Sprucing Up

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Detroit-area casino operators are betting one-point-nine billion dollars that expanded gambling floors and luxury hotels will help make the city a recreation destination.

The MotorCity, MGM Grand and Greektown casinos in Detroit and the Windsor Casino across the Detroit River in Ontario are undergoing major renovations.

The casinos already are one of Detroit's largest private employers.

Detroit's treasury takes in 200 million dollars a year from the city's three casinos, which had one-point-three billion dollars in revenue last year.

The Detroit casinos opened in 1999 and 2000, while Casino Windsor opened in 1994. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. Comments may take up to 24 hours or longer to appear on the site.

See full commenting rules...
powered by Disqus
WILX 500 American Road Lansing, MI 48911 517-393-0110
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 8455917 -
Gray Television, Inc.