Off-track betting closer to reality in Danville

Petition for special election collected enough signatures

DANVILLE, Va. – Off-track betting is one step closer to reality in Danville.

A petition for a special election in Danville has received more than enough signatures.

It was started this spring by a Danville resident.

A judge now has until Aug. 16 to set a date for a special election later this year.

Rosie's Gaming Emporium wants to open a location in Danville.