VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A voter referendum is one of the remaining hurdles in making a casino in Vigo County a reality.
On Wednesday, Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb signed the gaming bill into law.
The referendum could happen this November or next May.
Election officials are working on a plan for the referendum.
The Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce has been an advocate for the new casino.
Chamber President David Haynes expects the 'All-In' campaign to grow into a voter support campaign.
"As I sit here today, I feel very optimistic. We are moving forward in support of a 'yes' vote," Haynes said.
Spectacle Entertainment has to take action before the referendum.
The company has to request to move its casinos off of Lake Michigan in Gary, Indiana.