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Voices of Support

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Voices of Support

What Your Friends
and Neighbors Say

From business owners to life-long residents, the Norfolk Resort and Casino has received widespread support throughout the City and Commonwealth. The excitement is growing!

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"Adding a state of the art casino and entertainment facility on the Elizabeth River is a great new tourist attraction for Norfolk. With more people downtown, that means more customers for everyone."

 

Ali Halatayi

Club Manager - Town Point Club
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"A world-class entertainment venue on the Elizabeth River waterfront is the perfect use of the property next to Harbor Park. With more than $10 million for the land and over $30 million annually going to the City's coffers, these new revenues will have a transformative impact on Norfolk." 

Charles Stanton

Community Leader
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“I can’t wait to look out from Harbor Park and see the Norfolk Resort & Casino beyond our center field wall. I’m all in for the economic boost to our region and the new tourism attraction.” 

Joe Gregory

General Manager – Norfolk Tides
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“Thousands of new jobs. Millions in new revenue for our schools. What’s not to like about this exciting economic development project? I can’t wait to step into Norfolk’s very own Casino!”

Atoy Carrington

Community Leader
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“Millions of new visitors to downtown Norfolk will bring a new level of energy and excitement to the City. This premier synergy will compliment Admirals Hockey fans that come from near and far to further emphasize our commitment to providing entertainment excellence. I look forward to welcoming the new visitors and celebrating the thousands of new jobs that will be created from this world-class project."

Patrick Cavanagh

Owner - Norfolk Admirals Hockey Club
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“I’m excited for the new entertainment options and thousands of new jobs. Add in millions for our schools and the Norfolk Resort and Casino is the economic injection we need.”

Pam Brown

Community Leader
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“The Norfolk Tides are excited about having a new neighbor! As the owner of Norfolk’s minor league team, I’m all in for the resort and casino. This will help bring more development to the currently underutilized waterfront.”

Ken Young

President – Norfolk Tides
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I'm ALL IN so my son's school can be funded.

Dexter Adams

Norfolk Resident
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"I have lived in Norfolk over 25 years and I desperately want MY city of Norfolk to get this revenue in perpetuity, to mitigate flooding and help rebuild and refurbish our schools. That's why I'm all in!"

Kevin Krigsvold

Pamunkey Tribal Member & Larchmont Resident
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"The reparative element is one of the most important aspects of this discussion for me. Creating opportunity for our indigenous Americans that also boosts our Norfolk economy and tourism is a win win situation."

Charles Rasputin

Neon District Co-Founder
Your Friends and Neighbors who Support the Project

What They're Saying

This is our opportunity to create jobs, generate millions of dollars for schools and make our city the leading tourist destination in Virginia. Join our cause and help bring this once-in-a-lifetime project in Norfolk.