Holding company granted permission to move Belle of Baton Rouge to land

CQ Holding Company, which acquired Belle of Baton Rouge in May, has been granted permission by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board to move the histo...

September 29, 2022
7:48 AM

CQ Holding Company, which acquired Belle of Baton Rouge in May, has been granted permission by the Louisiana Gaming Control Board to move the historic property at 103 France St. on the Mississippi River to land. The board approved the request with a unanimous decision during a hearing on Thursday, Sept. 15.  'We are thrilled with the Louisiana Gaming Control Board's decision to approve Belle of Baton Rouge's landside move,' said Terry Downey, president and CEO of CQ Holding Company. 'In acquiring this casino, we have looked forward to the tremendous potential in moving the Belle to land.