bia http://michiganradio.org en Lansing city council expressing frustration at flow of information on casino project http://michiganradio.org/post/lansing-city-council-expressing-frustration-flow-information-casino-project <p>Lansing city council members are expressing growing frustration at not getting the&nbsp;information they want about a proposed Indian casino&nbsp;project.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.saulttribe.com/">Sault Ste. Marie&nbsp;Tribe of Chippewa&nbsp;Indians</a> wants to build a $245 million&nbsp;casino in the capitol city.&nbsp;&nbsp; The casino would be&nbsp;built adjacent to the&nbsp;city&#39;s&nbsp;downtown&nbsp;convention&nbsp;center.&nbsp;The city council&rsquo;s approval of the&nbsp;deal is necessary before the tribe can ask the federal government to place the land in trust.</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 04:48:17 +0000 Steve Carmody 6293 at http://michiganradio.org Lansing city council expressing frustration at flow of information on casino project