Here’s what we’re working on at WWLP.com this afternoon:
- There will be a vote: the state’s highest court has ruled to allow a referendum on the state’s 2011 casino law to appear on the November ballot. 22News has a closer look at what today’s ruling means, as well as reaction from both casino opponents and casino supporters.
- An iconic ride at Six Flags will soon be out of service for good. Find out how long you have to ride the Cyclone before it shuts down.
- The landmark Civil Rights Act is nearly 50 years old. Starting at 5:00, Sy Becker will speak with people who were involved in the Civil Rights Movement about what has changed in Springfield and around the country since that historic legislation took effect.
- The 22News storm team is keeping an eye on possible showers and thunderstorms in the coming days. See when with your latest 22News Storm Team Forecast.