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St. Louis (KSDK) - St. Louis' newest casino is already expanding. River City Casino owners broke ground on an $82 million expansion project Thursday.

Plans include a parking garage, a hotel and an event center.

The garage should be open by December. The hotel and event center are scheduled to open in late 2013.

The project is expected to create 100 new jobs and fund 350 construction jobs.

River City opened in 2010.

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