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    • PGCB

SugarHouse gets PGCB OK on loan

Sept. 16 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Wednesday approved SugarHouse Casino's plan to borrow $220 million from a cadre of 20 lenders.The ruling includes…

    • SugarHouse excavation earlier this year

SugarHouse is ramping up


Sept. 15By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly         Construction workers will begin driving the first support piles for SugarHouse Casino within a couple of weeks, and job interviews for professional…

    • Photo of the SugarHouse Casino site (courtesy of Philly Skyline's Brad Maule)

SugarHouse requests transfer of slots license

Photo courtesy of Brad Maule, check out his complete portfolio at www.phillyskyline.com/lovecopter Aug. 19 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyHSP Gaming – the developer of SugarHouse Casino - has asked…

    • Photo of the SugarHouse Casino site (courtesy of Philly Skyline's Brad Maule)

HSP petition for financing criticized

Photo courtesy of Brad Maule, check out his complete portfolio at www.phillyskyline.com/lovecopter July 29 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Earlier this month, HSP Gaming – the developers of SugarHouse Casino…

    • Diagram of Belt Line right-of-way across the SugarHouse Casino site

Belt Line sues SugarHouse

July 14 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyAn obscure Philadelphia railroad company wants to keep SugarHouse Casino from building “on or near” a right-of-way the city gave to the railroad…

    • Civic Vision

Council OKs overlay, historic interiors bills

June 18 Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyCity Council unanimously passed legislation aimed at creating a multi-use riverfront trail, a dense retail/commercial corridor, and connections between neighborhoods and…

SugarHouse: nod for more time, new plan

May 6 Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board today approved SugarHouse's new design and extended the casino's opening deadline by two years. The Board…

    • Penn Treaty Park plan

Big ideas for future of Penn Treaty Park

May 1, 2009By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyPenn Treaty Park could one day have an island accessible by a foot bridge, a cafe, wetlands, a fishing pier, and a…

    • SugarHouse archaeology

Corps: Casino's pre-permit digging is done

Photo courtesy of Torben Jenk April 1, 2009By Kellie Patrick Gatesfor PlanPhillyThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it's satisfied – again - with the archaeology done at…

When traffic studies collide

Mar. 30, 2009 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly SugarHouse's traffic impact study overestimates the automotive traffic the casino project will bring to Delaware Avenue and underestimates the pedestrians likely to…

Updated: Disagreement over origins of foundation discovered at SugarHouse continues

SugarHouse Casino archaeologists A.D. Marble on Friday turned in their official report on the foundation they unearthed earlier this month on the proposed casino site, and they still say it's nothing…

Casino gets community benefits agreement

Photo courtesy Brad Maule/phillyskyline Nov. 20By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly SugarHouse Casino has reached a benefits agreement with two neighborhood groups outlining the money and other contributions it will…

    • Chinatown anti-casino protest

Next up in casino siting process

Holy Redeemer protest Foxwoods process timelineOct. 10By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The public will have at least three more opportunities to comment on the proposed location of Foxwoods Casino…

    • SugarHouse excavation

SugarHouse archaeological meeting on tap

Oct. 8By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly       The Army Corps of Engineers has called a second meeting with a group of community activists, historians, environmentalists and archaeologists who are…

    • SugarHouse site

Looking ahead after high court ruling

Aug. 25 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly      A group of state legislators said Monday they will seek federal court review of last week's Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision that upheld…

    • Looking for a British Fort

SugarHouse: test pilings, obstruction removal

Excavations are shown in yellow. The "line of Laurel Street" is in pink. The roads are in orange.Urban Engineers' proposed Test Piling Sites are puffy clouds "A-1", "A-2" & "A-3".…

    • SugarHouse site

All concerned parties get dig information

Jan.  18Previous coverageBy Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly   Everyone attending a historical review session for the SugarHouse project - including casino representatives - agreed a British Revolutionary War…

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