A second hotel tower, huge Ferris wheel and other carnival rides and amusements are part of a $140 million phase II or Margaritaville Resort Biloxi. The city wants to change the zoning to a classification that would prevent casinos and lower the value, but Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, who oversees the Tidelands fund, has notified Biloxi that he is against the plan.
A second hotel tower, huge Ferris wheel and other carnival rides and amusements are part of a $140 million phase II or Margaritaville Resort Biloxi. The city wants to change the zoning to a classification that would prevent casinos and lower the value, but Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, who oversees the Tidelands fund, has notified Biloxi that he is against the plan. Courtesy of Barrington Development Courtesy of Barrington Development
A second hotel tower, huge Ferris wheel and other carnival rides and amusements are part of a $140 million phase II or Margaritaville Resort Biloxi. The city wants to change the zoning to a classification that would prevent casinos and lower the value, but Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann, who oversees the Tidelands fund, has notified Biloxi that he is against the plan. Courtesy of Barrington Development Courtesy of Barrington Development

Biloxi wants an amusement park. Delbert Hosemann wants a casino.

October 17, 2016 5:17 PM