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French Lick Resort expanding events center

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The French Lick Resort is expanding its events center in a $15.5 million expansion.

Construction began Monday at the resort which includes the Orange County casino and the historic French Lick and West Baden Springs hotels.

The new facility is expected to open in January of 2015.  It will add nearly 60,000 square feet of space to the resort's existing 109,000-square-foot conference and event center.

Resort parent company chairman Steve Ferguson says the extra space will allow French Lick to host more groups at the same time at the center.

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