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Columbus Casino

Posted: October 29, 2011 in Ohio State, Uncategorized

One of the hottest issues in Columbus is the casino project located on the westside.  Opponents say the casino will bring a seedy element to the city, while proponents think  gambling will spark economic growth in the decaying area.  Since the closing of a major manufacturing plant, the westide of Columbus has become one of the highest areas for drugs and prostitution in the State.  For our final class project in multimedia journalism, my partner and I decided to focus on the growth prospects the casino is offering.