Racino to open sooner than expected

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The new racino in Austintown will be open sooner than first expected.

The announcement was made during Penn National Gaming’s second-quarter investor conference call last week. Penn National is the racino’s parent company.

The minutes of the meeting indicate September is set for the opening of the racino, not November as originally announced.

The actual grand opening date has not been released just yet.

Construction on the new facility began in May of last year, and the work continues around the clock.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s