FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 3rd, 2006

COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board
P.O. Box 69060
Harrisburg, PA 17106-9060

CONTACT

Doug Harbach or Richard McGarvey (717) 346-8321

PA Gaming Control Board Updates 2006 Public Meeting And Licensing Hearing Schedule

HARRISBURG: The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board will hold a public meeting on Tuesday November 14, 2006 beginning at 1:00 p.m. This meeting will take place in the State Museum Auditorium between licensing hearings for Philadelphia Entertainment and Keystone Redevelopment. The State Museum is located at the corner of Third and North streets in Harrisburg.

In addition, the licensing hearing for Crossroads Gaming will now be held at 3:30 on December 4 rather than December 5. A Board meeting will be held December 5 at 3:30 while a Board meeting scheduled for December 13 has been cancelled.

Please note that the announced November 13-15 schedule of hearings for Philadelphia slot machine operator applicants and those scheduled November 20-21 for Pittsburgh applicants has not changed.

The updated schedule for hearings and public meetings:

Monday, November 13 - beginning at 12:30 p.m.

    * Public Hearing - HSP Gaming, LP
    * Public Hearing - Riverwalk Casino, LP

Tuesday, November 14 - beginning at 9:00 a.m.

    * Public Hearing - Philadelphia Entertainment and Development Partners, LP
    * PGCB Board meeting (1:00 p.m.)
    * Public Hearing - Keystone Redevelopment Partners, LLC

Wednesday, November 15 - beginning at 9:00 a.m.

    * Public Hearing - Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.

Monday, November 20 - beginning at 9:00 a.m.

    * Public Hearing - Station Square Gaming, LP
    * Public Hearing - Isle of Capri
    * Category 3 Oral Arguments

Tuesday, November 21 - beginning at 9:00 a.m.

    * Public Hearing - PITG Gaming, LLC
    * PGCB Board Meeting (1:00 pm)

Monday, December 4 - beginning at 8:30 a.m.

    * Public Hearing - Tropicana Pennsylvania, LLC
    * Public Hearing - Sands Bethworks Gaming, LLC
    * Public Hearing - Crossroads Gaming Resort & Spa, LP

Tuesday, December 5 - beginning at 8:30 a.m.

    * Public Hearing - Pocono Manor Investors, LP
    * Public Hearing - Mt. Airy #1, LLC
    * PGCB Board Meeting (3:30 p.m.)

Wednesday, December 13

    * Category 1 hearings (9:00 a.m.)
    * Category 2 Oral Arguments (immediately following Category 1 hearings)

Wednesday, December 20

    * PGCB Board Meeting (10:00 a.m.)