Construction Begins On Nearby Track & Casino - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

6/8/04

Construction Begins On Nearby Track & Casino

The Zia Park Race Track and Casino is scheduled to open this November in Hobbs, New Mexico. That's about 110 miles SouthWest of Lubbock.

Monday, construction crews set the first steel beam in place. When completed the race track will hold more than 3,000 people and contain more than 750 slot machines. A $100 million dollar hotel is also planned at the site.

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