Wed., 8″41am: Penn National to meet with state racing officials

COLUMBUS Penn National Gaming, looking to build the Hollywood Slots at Mahoning Valley Racecourse in Austintown, will meet today with the Ohio Horse Racing Commission to try to end a string of delays that are jeopardizing the $125 million project.

Problems center on the number of indoor seats for spectators that would be available at the winter track. Penn National requested today’s meeting, which is scheduled for 10 a.m.