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Horseshoe breaks ground on new ‘land’ casino

Southern Indiana's riverboat casino moving forward on a project that will replace boat with land facility.
Photo: Horseshoe Casino; Indiana Gaming Commission

LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- Horseshoe Southern Indiana has broken ground on a new $85 million casino entertainment complex in Harrison County.

The event was held on Wednesday morning, June 13, for the completely land-based casino at Horseshoe.

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The project will move the casino floor onto land from its current riverboat location. A 100,000-square foot, single-level facility will be created. That space will include a casino, restaurants, entertainment venue and retail outlets.

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