California | Openings & Closings

Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation releases casino expansion study


The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation owns and operates the Cache Creek Casino Resort in Brooks, California. Photo from Facebook

The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation is moving forward with a casino expansion project.

The tribe completed an environmental impact report that outlines the work at the Cache Creek Casino Resort. Plans call for a nine-story hotel with 459 rooms and a pool area, a 13,350 square-foot ballroom, more dining and restaurant space, a 118-unit parking lot and nearly 103,000 square-feet of support space.

Comments on the report can be submitted from now through November 7. A public hearing is scheduled for October 13,The Woodland Daily Democrat reported.

Read More on the Story:
Cache Creek Resort expansion passes another hurdle (The Woodland Daily-Democrat 9/26)

Related Stories:
Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation starts planning to expand casino hotel (08/15)
Eight tribes push for passage of new gaming compacts in California (08/10)
California governor reaches five more Class III gaming compacts (08/05)
Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation chair receives highest NIGA award (05/15)