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Penn National to Open Springfield Office

Springfield (WGGB) – Penn National Gaming Inc, has announced today that it has opened an office at 1610 Main Street in Spreingfield.

The office will be open from 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday, and offer people a place to learn more about Penn National’s proposed casino in the city’s North End.

Penn National has already submitted their proposal to the city of Springfield for an $800 million, Hollywood branded destination casino on a 13.4 acre site.

 Sr. Vice President for Public Affairs and Government Relations Eric Schippers said in a statement “We are excited for residents to have a place where they can come to learn more about our plan that will strengthen the local community, and provide an exciting environment that will not only attract, but keep guests coming back to Springfield,”.

Penn National will talk about their proposal tonight, alongside MGM Springfield, at a public hearing starting at 5pm.