Des Plaines casino could open in July

June 20, 2011 3:01:56 PM PDT
Crews have been working on the River Casino located on South River Road in Des Plaines.

Developers announced Monday that the casino will open on July 18th if the Illinois' gaming board approves the date later this month.

The casino will be filled with 44,000 square feet of slot machines, table games, restaurants and entertainment venues.

The complex is bringing 1,000 jobs to the area.