Arkansas Racing Commission to implement casino gaming rules.
RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Racing Commission will be in breach of the state constitution if it doesn’t follow a recently passed amendment and issue four casino licenses, according.
According to the Arkansas Department of Transportation, more than 11 million vehicles drove by this stretch of I-40 in 2018, and the site’s quick access to Interstate 40 will help us draw from the primary target markets outside the county. Although we believe we have a strong site optioned in unincorporated Pope County, we have also optioned what we feel is the best site inside the city.
Russellville: Prairie Living and Magnificent Views of Arkansas. A city rich in history and cultural heritage, Russellville, AR have so many stories to tell and pleasures to discover. Known by many nicknames, “Chactas Prairie”, “Cactus Flats” and “The Prairie”, the city was once a hunting ground in the early 1800s and has world renowned for its state parks and bass fishing experiences.
Arkansas About to Get New Casino Complex as Cherokee Nation and Legends Collaborate June 17, 2019 Land Based Casino News by Andrej Vidovic A new partnership has been formed in the state of Arkansas, where Cherokee Nation Business (CNB) and global planning, sales and hospitality company, Legends, have conspired to construct and erect a brand-new entertainment complex and a casino.
Cherokees could build Arkansas' fourth casino near Russellville which would be built north of Russellville and Interstate 40. According to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, the Legends project beat out four other proposals to get the nod from the quorum court.
There are members of Russellville city council who want a piece of pope county's future casino. But community members expressed their efforts are causing division in the city. 'I'm ready for my city and county officials to become one, and for this backbiting and fighting to stop,'.
Make our Super 8 Russellville hotel, near Lake Dardanelle State Park, your home base for exploring the Ozarks. Our hotel is ideally situated on Scenic Arkansas Byway 7 off I-40, in an area rich in natural beauty and big on small-town charm. Learn about the history of the Missouri-Pacific railroad or attend one of the many annual events like the Downtown Art Walk at the Depot Museum.