Nestled in the hills of San Diego County, the now under-construction Hollywood Casino Jamul are going to be managed by regional operator Penn National (Image: artist’s rendering)
Penn National Gaming is moving into the Ca market with a brand new casino project in partnership with Jamul Indian Village, about 20 miles east of San Diego. The $360 million development still requires the blessing of this National Indian Gaming Commission for Penn to be approved as its management company, but that’s mostly seen as a formality at this point, and construction is underway.
Penn National runs the chi-chi M Resort on the far south end of this Las vegas, nevada Strip; the very casino that is last in fact, before you head off to Southern California.
Native Compact Place to Use
To be called the Hollywood Casino Jamul, the new project can certainly make use of the Native American tribe’s California video gaming compact, held since 1999. The construction that is new be three stories and a total of 200,000 square feet once completed. Year it’s expected to open towards the end of next.
Penn National Chief Operating Officer Jay Snowden says the brand new casino will ‘bring to fruition [the Jamul’s] vision to revitalize their reservation and become self-sufficient, while simultaneously sharing video gaming revenue with local governments and charities.’
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