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Labor and transparency concerns about proposed casino

On Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, Homewood residents attended a public hearing on the Wind Creek Casino proposal hosted by the Homewood Village Board.What was clear by the end of the meeting is that the tension in the room revolved around common uncertainties that every democratic process results from: The balance between transparency and expediency.The public still has many unaddressed considerations that the Village of Homewood should follow up on to offer the best chance of success going forward.Therefore, I am offering policy considerations that the village board could work on with the citizenry to increase the balance . . .

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