Posted: Feb 3, 2016

Hundreds gather to discuss potential casino project

City questions use of other 206 acres at Galt site

Galt City Attorney Steve Rudolph on Jan. 29 questioned why the Wilton Rancheria wants to take 282 acres of farmland north of Galt into trust when the tribe’s proposed casino complex would only require 76 acres.
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Posted: Feb 2, 2016

Does Elk Grove have the winning hand for new casino project?

Elk Grove might get a new casino after a disagreement emerged among stakeholders earlier this week. But the odds, as gamblers like to say, remain long.
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Posted: Feb 2, 2016

Spat with Galt could drive tribe to seek casino in Elk Grove

Recent moves by the city of Galt are making Elk Grove look like a better spot for the proposed $500 million Wilton Rancheria Miwok casino project, said tribal chairman Raymond Hitchcock.
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Posted: Feb 1, 2016

Elk Grove considered alternative site for Indian casino

City, tribe officials plan to continue discussions

Elk Grove city and Wilton Rancheria officials plan to continue discussions about a potential casino project just north of the future Outlet Collection at Elk Grove mall site.
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Posted: Jan 31, 2016

Casino resort complex planned near Galt – or maybe Elk Grove

A casino complex proposed by the Wilton Rancheria either near Galt or Elk Grove in Sacramento County in in its final two weeks of public comments on the draft environmental impact statement.
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Posted: Jan 30, 2016

Tribal casino proposed at Elk Grove’s ‘ghost mall’ site

Elk Grove’s “ghost mall” along Highway 99 has been an eyesore since construction stopped eight years ago in the midst of a deep recession. The news in 2014 that the half-built mall would become an outlet center, and last year’s announcement of a planned 14-screen cineplex, buoyed residents’ hopes that the site finally would be developed.
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Posted: Jan 30, 2016

Bureau of Indian Affairs-Public Hearing; Wilton Rancheria Fee to Trust and Casino Project

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Posted: Jan 29, 2016

Proposed Indian Casino Prompts Criticism From Galt Residents

Standing room only in Galt - not for a Friday night concert or basketball game, but for tough talk about a casino resort proposed by the Miwok Indians of the Wilton Rancheria.
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Posted: Jan 29, 2016

Galt residents express mixed emotions over proposed casino

Tribal leaders: Casino could bring lots of jobs to area

A proposed casino off Highway 99 in Galt is drawing substantial interest and concern from community members.
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Posted: Jan 27, 2016

Indian casino plan up for public review

Public hearing set Jan. 29 for proposed Galt casino; Elk Grove considered as alternative site

The public can comment on a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for a potential casino that could be located in Galt’s sphere of influence just north of the city. U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs staff is hosting a Jan. 29 meeting on the document in Galt. 
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