Rockford hires outside consultants to evaluate casino proposals

Rockford hires outside consultants to evaluate casino proposals


ROCKFORD HIRES OUTSIDE HELP FOR THE CASINO PROJECT. CITY HALL BROUGHT ON TWO CONSULTING FIRMS. ‘UNION GAMING ANALYTICS’… AND ‘TAFT AND HOLLISTER’… WILL HELP EVALUATE AND APPROVE CASINO PROPOSALS. LOCAL ATTORNEY BOBBIE HOLZWARTH WAS ALREADY BROUGHT ON TO SERVE AS POINT PERSON FOR THE PROJECT. EARLIER THIS MONTH… THE CITY APPROVED SPENDING UP TO 150 THOUSAND DOLLARS ON CONSULTANTS… AND LEGAL COUNSEL. THE COST SHOULD BE COVERED BY THE 75 THOUSAND DOLLAR FEE FOR EACH CASINO PROPOSAL SUBMITTED. MAYOR MCNAMARA SAYS THERE ARE SEVERAL GOALS THROUGHOUT THE PROCESS. Mayor Tom McNamara, Rockford “Number one is not to lose out on this opportunity number two is we wanna be as open and transparent as we can, and number three, we want to negotiate quite honestly as tough as we can.” ((ERIC)) ALL PROPOSALS ARE DUE TO THE CITY ON AUGUST 16-TH. HARD ROCK INTERNATIONAL ALREADY PITCHED THEIR BID. ((MIMI)) ROCKFORD’S OWN AWARD WINNING SINGER-SONGWRITER, COMPOSER AND PIANIST EMILY BEAR IS CELEBRATING MORE THAN HER 18-

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