MTR Gaming begins work on Scioto Downs second phase

Aug 6, 2012 7:11 PM

Now that MTR Gaming Group Inc. (MNTG) has completed its first phase development of Scioto Downs, the harness track in Columbus, Ohio, that it has turned into a racino, the company has begun the location’s second phase.

Over the weekend, Scioto Downs boosted its video lottery terminals to 1,700 on its gaming floor opened a 278-seat buffet and café and added a lounge.

Initially, the buffet opened with seven different food stations, which included a carving station and salad bar.

Chief Craig Terrell previously worked at casinos in Kentucky, Illinois and Louisiana.