How do you feel about the possibility of a casino-hotel at the Holiday Inn site?
Interviews and Photos by Greg Bezanis
“I don’t really see a problem since it wouldn’t be constructed in a densely populated area.”
Broad and Jackson streets
“For the creation of jobs and a rise in employment in the area it would be a good thing, but for the safety of the citizens it would not work.”
Snyder Avenue and South Iseminger Street
“I think it would be a good idea for the amount of revenue it would bring to the city.”
15th and Tasker streets
“They’re just going to encourage more people to lose more money for no reason.”
Broad and Wolf streets
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The news broke last week, but the announcement became official earlier this afternoon: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has awarded a Category 2 license to Stadium Casino, LLP which will permit the operation of a casino at 900 Packer Ave.