Siletz tribe says proposed north Salem casino project will generate 2,300 construction jobs

An artist's rendering of the Siletz tribe casino project.

The Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians of Oregon says their proposed casino project in north Salem will generate 2,300 construction jobs and $141 million in wages during construction, according to a recently released factsheet.

But the project, conceived years ago, is still awaiting federal approval and faces opposition from the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde.

The facility would . . .

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