Illinois Gaming Board Issues New Establishment Licenses

Illinois Gaming Board Issues New Establishment Licenses

August 16, 2012

CHICAGO- Today the Illinois Gaming Board issued an additional 90 licenses to liquor pouring establishments around Illinois.  The licenses were granted at the Board’s monthly public meeting held in Chicago.  “We’re excited that another group of our customers will be able to install games soon” said company President Rob Miller.  “It’s another positive step in the evolution of the program.”

The state’s gaming regulator has now licensed nearly 200 locations state wide.  In order for a an establishment to be licensed, all owners must submit to a strenuous background investigation conducted by the Board.   “It’s important to the integrity of the industry that the investigations be tough” Miller added.

A complete list of all companies licensed to host, operate, manufacture, and distribute video gaming is located on the Board’s web site.

 

 

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