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Design for city casino approved by panel (access required)

Despite advice that the building would be upgraded from a brick to limestone façade if voters approve adding table games to the state’s slots parlors on Nov. 6, the city’s design review panel OK’d a preliminary design for a Baltimore ...

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Baltimore casino design rejected by architectural panel (access required)

The city’s design review panel has rejected renderings for a 3,750-slot machine casino in Southwest Baltimore, saying the proposed entryways were not fully developed and a huge parking garage that would hold 4,000 vehicles resembled “a prison.”

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Rawlings-Blake’s property tax rate reduction bill to be introduced Monday night

A bill to lower Baltimore’s property tax rate by 20 cents by 2020 will be introduced Monday night before the City Council. The legislation is a follow up to a campaign pledge made by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake last year while ...

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More on the Harrah’s Baltimore proposal (access required)

Part of what drew Caesars Entertainment Corp. to Baltimore is their customers. Many of them are already here. The company’s “Total Rewards” loyalty program has more than 40 million members. About 1 million are in the Baltimore area. Caesars president, ...

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Caesars proposes ‘dramatic’ gateway for Baltimore casino (access required)

The development group led by Caesars Entertainment Corp. touted its proposed 260,000-square foot casino on Russell Street as a “dramatic new gateway to downtown” Baltimore on Monday. The $310 million project, called Harrah’s Baltimore, would include 3,750 slot machines, a ...

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Plans for Baltimore casino to be revealed (access required)

The development group led by Caesars Entertainment Corp. will unveil on Monday its proposal for a Baltimore casino just south of the city’s professional sports stadiums. Key figures in the group are scheduled to tour the Russell Street sites with ...

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Another appeal filed over Baltimore slots license (access required)

The developer pursuing the Baltimore city slots license through a series of court and administrative challenges filed another appeal Wednesday, sending the case to the state Court of Special Appeals. “When all of this litigation is over, we’re going to ...

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