"They are critical in terms of being proactive," said Mr. Wagner, of Beechview. "I've heard comments such as, we need to look at the proposals and see what the Gaming [Control Board] thinks. I'm not that patient.
Calling out O'Connor and Onorato. Good boy.
He said a proposal by Forest City Enterprises and Harrah's Entertainment to build a casino and housing at Station Square may have the inside track, because it combines high tax revenue with experience in gambling and tourism.
And bribe money for the ones that make the decisions
He gave a proposal by the Penguins and Isle of Capri Casinos to build a casino and arena in the Hill District "no greater than a one-in-three chance" of prevailing when the board makes its decision, expected by early 2007.
Last I heard a decision was coming in the fall, now it's next year??? I can't take much more of this.