Crews break ground on new Aurora Hollywood Casino location

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Thursday, November 30, 2023
Crews break ground on new Aurora casino
Crews broke ground Wednesday on a new location for the Hollywood Casino in Aurora near I-88 and Farnsworth Avenue.

AURORA, Ill. (WLS) -- Crews broke ground on a new casino location in Aurora Wednesday.

The new Hollywood Casino will be located near I-88 and Farnsworth Avenue, near the outlet mall.

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The $360 million casino is expected to take two years to build.

The current Hollywood Casino riverboat in downtown Aurora will remain open during construction.