Thursday, the Payson Town Council will consider approval of a request to have off-track betting at Famous Sam's.
The council has received a request from Turf Paradise to have off-track parimutuel wagering at Famous Sam's beginning in September and continuing through May 31, 2003. The state requires approval from the local governing authority in order to open the facility.
Famous Sam's is at 307 S. Beeline Highway.
The council meets at 6 p.m., Thursday, July 25, the request is at the end of the meeting.