The event next Monday night is first come, first served, with no reserved seating. Here are some details from the City of Rockford:

The City of Rockford has scheduled a public hearing on the casino proposals for Monday, September 23, at 5:30 p.m. at the Coronado Performing Arts Center.

The Illinois Gaming Act requires that the City conduct a public hearing on the factors to be certified by the City and other details of the proposed casino.

So let's get your opinion, vote here: