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WATCH REPLAY: Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission denies all three Cedar Rapids casino proposals

A meeting of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
A meeting of the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque on Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017. (Stephen Mally/The Gazette)
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Watch a replay from The Gazette of the Iowa’s Racing and Gaming Commission’s decision to deny all three Cedar Rapids casino applications 3-2, when it met at 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the Diamond Jo Casino in Dubuque.

On the table were the $40 million Wild Rose Cedar Rapids proposed for next to the Skogman Building on First Avenue SE, and two choices from the Cedar Rapids Development Group-Peninsula Pacific: the $105 million Cedar Crossing Central attached to the DoubleTree Hotel on First Avenue NE and the $165 million Cedar Crossing on the River proposed for land at First Avenue and First Street SW.

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