Indiana Development


Hammond council ‘all in’ as city seeks Gary’s second gaming license Lauren Cross lauren.cross@nwi.com, 219-933-3206 Nov 5, 2018 HAMMOND — A unanimous City Council passed a resolution Monday night asking state authorities to transfer one of Majestic Star Casino’s two gaming licenses to the city. The development follows Gary’s announced plans to relocate its casino, if it obtains state approval, to make way for the […]

Gary, Indiana’s Second Gaming License Wanted By Hammond City


Gary hoping legislature will allow Majestic Star Casino move, freeing up Buffington Harbor for development Craig Lyons / Post-Tribune / October 26, 2018 Gary officials are making a big bet on the potential for a Buffington Harbor development and taking a gamble on whether the Indiana Legislature will let that happen. The Indiana Legislature’s Interim Committee on Commerce and Economic Development will release its recommendations Tuesday […]

Should Majestic Star Casino move until City of Gary has ...


Nick Dmitrovich October 19, 2018 Right on the heels of the economic report, there was some great news announced for Indiana’s steel industry. U.S. Steel’s Gary Works facility, the largest steel mill in North America and formerly the world, will be receiving a significant modernization. The company will be making a $750 million asset revitalization investment that will increase efficiencies and position the facility for […]

$750 Million Upgrade to the Largest Mill North America