Casino Information

In early 2021, Bally's Corporation, in partnership with Mr. Ira Lubert, announced their intent to develop a Category 4 Mini-Casino in the former Macy's Department Store location at the Nittany Mall. 

College Township will utilize this page to provide information on this proposed development and the application review process by the PGCB: 

PGCB Review Process Information:

Category 4 Casino Application Documents

On August 16, 2021, the PGCB hosted the first of two expected public hearings on the proposed Category 4 Mini-Casino and has been accepting public comments since that time. 

On May 26, 2022, the PGCB announced that the period of public comment on the proposed Category 4 Mini-Casino will close on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.

Written comments can be submitted directly through the PGCB’s website using the link below: 


Comments may also be sent by email, fax or mail can be submitted to the below:

Fax:     717-265-7416
Mail:    PA Gaming Control Board
303 Walnut St., 5th Floor Commonwealth Tower
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Attention: Board Clerk

Any comments received after this time will not be included in the record for the PGCB’s consideration.

The second public hearing on this project will be held in Harrisburg where SC Gaming Op Co., LLC representatives and the PGCB’s Office of Enforcement Counsel will offer any updated evidence and make oral argument as to whether the license should be granted. The date for this second public hearing has yet to be announced.

August 16, 2021 - PGCB Public Hearing

College Township Resources:

August 17, 2021 - College Township Planning Commission

September 16, 2021 - College Township Council