It is owned by Holdings Acquisition Co. Walton Street Capital LLC and High Pitt Gaming LP. Located in Pittsburgh’s Chateau neighborhood along the Ohio River and adjacent to the Carnegie Science Center, it had its groundbreaking in December 2007 and opened on August 9, 2009. The casino was originally to be built by Rivers casino free slot play H.
Holdings Acquisition Co on July 16, 2008. The casino has 3,000 slot machines. The “Pennsylvania Race Horse Development and Gaming Act” authorized the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to issue up to 17 casino licenses, with at least 1 casino license reserved for the City of Pittsburgh.
Four organizations entered the proposal process to win the Pittsburgh casino license: North Shore Gaming, LP, Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. Station Square Gaming, LP, and PITG Gaming, LLC.
Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl and other local officials favored a proposal from the Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. 290 million to build a new arena.
5 million a year for 30 years toward the construction of the new hockey arena. The Station Square proposal was backed by major casino players, including Harrah’s Entertainment and Forest City Enterprises.