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If the casino moves forward and is a success, that will quickly change, making the land much more valuable. In the interview with Policy Watch last week, Neisler said he doesn’t consider that a conflict of interest. His family has not discussed selling the land to the Catawba tribe for the casino or any related development, he said. There will also be a sizable casino, with estimates ranging from 1,300 to 1,800 electronic gaming devices and over 50 table games. Harris and the Catawba tribe say the project will bring 4,000 new jobs to the Kings Mountain area. Harris explained how the project will benefit the tribe as well, enabling the building of schools on the reservation. Phase 1 of development on a new Vegas style casino owned by the Catawba Indian Nation is expected to open in 2021 and will cost up to 100 million dollars, according to the Charlotte Business Journal. The first phase is expected to include 1,300 slot machines along with restaurants and outlets. The total project will… The Catawba Indians have won federal approval to open a $273 million casino complex in Cleveland County, a move that would bring Vegas-style gambling within 35 miles of Charlotte. On Thursday the The Catawba Indian Nation intends to open the first part of its planned $273 million Two Kings Casino Resort in Kings Mountain by next fall, Tribal Administrator Elizabeth Harris said. The Catawba Indian Nation, based in Rock Hill, S.C., is seeking a casino near Kings Mountain, and a Senate bill would help pave the way for them to open up for business. The Catawba Nation reservation is about 700 acres east of Rock Hill. The Herald reported the $273 million casino project almost 50 miles away would bring more than 5,000 construction and 4,000

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