Riverton, WY – Construction has resumed on the Northern
Arapaho Tribe casino, more than two years after the original groundbreaking ceremony.
The Wind River Casino is being built along Wyoming 789 just outside Riverton.
Part of the structure's foundation was laid last year, but not much work was done beyond that.
The casino originally was scheduled to be operational in September 2004.
Recently, the tribe secured more than 22 (M) million dollars in financing from an unidentified, outside source.
Construction is scheduled to take a year to complete.
The Eastern Shoshone Tribe plans to build two of its own