Bettendorf's Land-Based Casino Plan Wins OK

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission approved development plans Thursday for the Isle of Capri casino’s long-expected move to land in Bettendorf. Casino officials told the five-member commission they plan to invest up to $60 million and build an 82,000-square-foot, land-based casino between two existing hotel towers on the company’s riverfront property in downtown Bettendorf. Read more here.