Niagra Falls, NY will be the home for a billion-dollar gambling casino and related entertainment facilities.
"Radiating from a huge Victorian glass dome, the Falls/Gateway complex will be anchored by a 368-room Hyatt Hotel from which every room will have view of the falls. The privately funded project is expected to generate 12,000 full- and part-time jobs for the Niagara Region, including 5,000 direct jobs within the complex." A convention center, which was part of the original vision, has been dropped from the approved plan.
Thanks to Dan Tasman
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