Virginia: Caesars’ newly unveiled design of Danville casino retains site’s iconic smokestacks Susan Elzey, Danville Register & Bee · September 16, 2021 at 8:01 pm “Exciting” was the word of the day as the architectural renderings of Danville’s future casino resort were revealed at Thursday ceremony at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research. “This is a milestone moment,” said Danville Mayor Alonzo Jones. “There is great anticipation and excitement here.” Jones, members of Danville City Council, Del. Danny Marshall and other city and educational dignitaries were present as representatives of Caesars Entertainment shared slides overhead of the planned Caesars Virginia. The $500 million resort is expected to break ground by the end of the year in Danville. “We started this design journey in January, and I read the development agreement over and over, which was our guardrails,” said Robert Livingston, senior vice president of development with Caesars Entertainment.