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updated: 10/11/2011 6:24 PM

Kane board limits casino fund grants as money declines

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  • The Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin on the Fox River. Because profits at the casino are down, Kane County is getting less money for its riverboat fund. In turn, the county board is limiting the size of grants it makes, and cutting local governments off the list.

      The Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin on the Fox River. Because profits at the casino are down, Kane County is getting less money for its riverboat fund. In turn, the county board is limiting the size of grants it makes, and cutting local governments off the list.
    Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer

 
 

The Kane County Board has decided that when it comes to handing out riverboat casino grant money, local governments likely won't make the list anymore. This comes as revenue from the Grand Victoria Casino in Elgin continues to drop.

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