casino revenue http://wmub.org en Cincinnati Casino revenues drop http://wmub.org/post/cincinnati-casino-revenues-drop <p></p><p>The latest <a href="http://casinocontrol.ohio.gov/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=A893IoBs9r0%3d&amp;tabid=101" target="_blank">casino revenue numbers </a>are out and they don't paint a good picture for Cincinnati's Horseshoe Casino.</p><p>Cincinnati's revenues dropped from about $19.6 million in May to $17.6 million in June, according to the Ohio Casino Control Commission.</p><p>All four of the state's casinos are reporting lower numbers for June. However, the roughly 10 percent drop for Horseshoe Cincinnati is the largest.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 19:37:51 +0000 Tana Weingartner 14698 at http://wmub.org Cincinnati Casino revenues drop Casino revenue could aid Cincinnati neighborhoods http://wmub.org/post/casino-revenue-could-aid-cincinnati-neighborhoods <p></p><p>Cincinnati's Economic Development Director is asking Council to use some the expected casino tax revenues to fund business growth in city neighborhoods.&nbsp;</p><p>Odis Jones made a presentation Tuesday to a joint meeting of the Budget and Finance and Strategic Growth Committees.&nbsp;</p><p>Jones is seeking $4 million for what's called a “Focus 52” Bond Pool.</p><p>“To provide capital via loans or via direct investment into projects within the neighborhoods that continue to spur investment and job creation,” Jones said.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 19:27:22 +0000 Jay Hanselman 4108 at http://wmub.org Casino revenue could aid Cincinnati neighborhoods