he Cowlitz Tribe is
planning to create and develop our initial reservation on 152 acres
at La Center's I-5 interchange in Clark County, Washington. These
plans continue to evolve as we work to understand how best to
benefit the Tribal members while providing a recreational amenity
for the people of the region.
Important facts you should know about the casino
will pay for government services (like police and fire), reimburse
local governments in lieu of taxes, and fund arts & education projects.
- It will bring to Clark County
a new clean industry that will provide several thousand living wage jobs with full
benefits including medical.
- It will pay to improve roads
and the I-5 interchange and mitigate other environmental impacts.
- It will reverse the stream of
recreational dollars that now flows from Clark County into Oregon.
- It will
benefit the people of the Cowlitz Tribe by funding scholarships
for its young people and providing health care and housing for its
- It will present new
opportunities for top-quality entertainment, fine dining, and
We look forward to working with you to make the new casino
and resort something we can all be proud of.