5 W. MI companies get work on BC casino

5 W. MI companies get work on BC casino

There are 15 comments on the WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan story from Feb 12, 2009, titled 5 W. MI companies get work on BC casino. In it, WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan reports that:

Five West Michigan companies are getting work orders for the construction of the FireKeepers Casino.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at WOOD-TV Grand Rapids and Michigan.

Doug

Denver, CO

#1 Feb 12, 2009
You can bet your A-- that this wont be the same headline for Waylands new casino because the tribe made it very clear that because of the money hungry SOB,s in Grand Rapids you guys wont get a dime from doing any business when it comes to the Gun lake Casino.. enjoy it why you can.....
dan r

Comstock Park, MI

#2 Feb 12, 2009
enjoy it why you can.....
No thanks, i think i'll enjoy it WHILE i can.
Doug

Denver, CO

#3 Feb 12, 2009
yep and WHILE all the business in Kalamazoo WILL be making there plans..
Nobody

Grand Rapids, MI

#4 Feb 12, 2009
The work will be appreciated no matter where it goes... And I thought this was a forum to reply to the articles; not pick apart everyone's grammar. Relax.

“Infinitely Interesting”

Since: Jan 09

Kalamazoo, MI

#5 Feb 12, 2009
I think it's funny how people have to criticize every grammatical and spelling error that people post on here. It's an informal forum with no way to edit once you've posted. Get over it!
ddd

Sparta, MI

#6 Feb 12, 2009
Why would Grand rapids companies bid on this work? I thought they did not want more casios?
Doug

Denver, CO

#7 Feb 12, 2009
Thanks.
BinHolland

Milwaukee, WI

#8 Feb 12, 2009
It's a pretty sad day when we have to get excited that 5 local companies got some work. I hate to see what happens in the future around here.
Geeezzzz

Grand Rapids, MI

#9 Feb 12, 2009
I just heard today that Little River is shutting down for a month and laying off another shift of people. Sounds like they may be relocating if you ask me.
Valesia

Battle Creek, MI

#10 Feb 12, 2009
Thank you for hiring local.
Redfox

United States

#11 Feb 12, 2009
ddd wrote:
Why would Grand rapids companies bid on this work? I thought they did not want more casios?
NOT all Grand Rapids companys were on that band wagon. Let's not take out on the majority because of a handful that were thinking of no one but themselfs.
gamblin man

United States

#12 Feb 12, 2009
I had heard at one point the Gun Lake tribe was not going to even consider a contractor who was a member of the GR Chamber of Commerce.
Lance

Zeeland, MI

#13 Feb 12, 2009
OMG....Who in BFM has any money to gamble ?? The losers at Wood-TV 8 played this story up like they had just won the lottery. Hello...no one has a job, ie..money to gamble. Find something newsworhty to report, like how many snowflakes were going to get in 2 weeks.

Since: Sep 08

United States

#14 Feb 13, 2009
Doug wrote:
You can bet your A-- that this wont be the same headline for Waylands new casino because the tribe made it very clear that because of the money hungry SOB,s in Grand Rapids you guys wont get a dime from doing any business when it comes to the Gun lake Casino.. enjoy it why you can.....
They already told members of the GR Chamber of Commerce not to bother bidding, you have to love it. Crazy Horse finally gets some revenge.
Fred

Denver, CO

#15 Feb 13, 2009
Is this Crazy Horse's tribe or Noondays?

Nonetheless, what difference does it make since they will only employ token Indians.

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