Gateway Motorsports Park is finally locally owned and operated after about a year and a half of movement behind the scenes.  The track in Madison had closed just a few years ago, when former owner Dover Motorsports began selling off assets.  The track is now open again and looking toward a full 2013, according to track owner Curtis Francois.

Francois comments

Illinois Senator James F. Clayborne, Jr., who represents the 57th District, said this venue was just too important to the people of Illinois to let it vanish.  The mayor of Madison shas said the State of Illinois, St. Clair County and the City of Madison were motivated to revitalize this property, which will employ hundreds and entertain millions for decades to come.  For more information, call (618) 215-8888, or follow the link below.

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