Virtual Community Meeting Regarding Temporary Casino & Historic Preservation

The City in coordination with Bally’s Chicago is hosting a Virtual Community Meeting for the proposed temporary casino at Medinah Temple, 600 N. Wabash 

The City of Chicago and Bally’s Chicago are proposing to utilize the existing Medinah Temple, located at 600 North Wabash, as a temporary casino facility. Bally’s Chicago will present its plans with respect to historic preservation and answer questions related to historic preservation and the upcoming Permit Review Committee meeting. The community may submit in advance any questions or comments related to the project via email to


The meeting took place on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at 6:00 pm.

Additional public engagement related to traffic, public safety, and other community concerns will take place at an in-person public engagement session in the near future.