CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - According to Isle of Capri, the new Cape Girardeau casino is set to open by November 1.
That's almost two months ahead of schedule. They say they have roughly 250 people on the payroll and are hiring more every day.
Officials say the entire expected cost of building the project has gone up by several million dollars.
It will now cost $135 million, instead of the previous estimated $125 million, according to the casino.