September 16, 2014
Executives of the Atlantis Casino Resort have filed an application to rezone 19 acres north of the south Reno property, suggesting possible plans for an expansion.
John and Ben Farahi own the site of the Sierra Marketplace
The Reno Gazette-Journal reports that in an application filed
with the city, the Farahi's say establishment of hotel-casino
zoning is the first step to the overall redevelopment of the site.
The application comes as the nearby Peppermill Hotel-Casino
embarks on a 230 (m) million dollar expansion and Las Vegas-based
Station Casinos pursues plans to build a hotel-casino in southwest