Six Racetrack Applicants Announced


The Board of Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) announced on Friday the following applicants have accepted the invitation to submit a Request for Proposal (RFP) to construct, own and operate an “A “Horse Racing facility in the Edmonton or surrounding area.

  • Alberta Downs

  • Century Casinos Inc.

  • Enoch Cree Nation

  • FNH Development Corporation

  • Siksika Resource Development Ltd

  • Yurwynn Entertainment Group Inc.

The deadline for the RFP applications to Horse Racing Alberta is 3:00 p.m., Monday August 8, 2016, at which time those RFPs received will be reviewed by an Independent Committee who will make recommendations to the HRA Board of Directors. The Board of Directors will then determine which applicant, if any, will be invited to apply for an “A” Race Track License in the Edmonton area. That decision will be made public at that time.

HRA will not be commenting on any of the entities that have accepted the invitation to proceed to the RFP process.

(With files from HRA)

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