The Massachusetts Gaming Commission talked about several important dilemmas at a meeting held at boston’s john b. hynes veterans memorial convention center thursday.
The state gambling regulator provided the nod to MGM Resorts Overseas’s demand to delay the opening of its $800-million casino resort in Springfield to 2018 september. The reason for this is the reconstruction associated with the Interstate 91 viaduct, that is likely to be finished by August 2018.
Commissioners haven’t been specially keen on the wait once the state would be to lose about $10 million in taxation income for every month the casino doesn’t operate. But, they admitted that it would not be good for the company, if MGM opens its resort at a time when key I-91 lanes are closed down as this could influence visitors’ first impressions in a negative means.
Another matter which was discussed throughout the meeting was Brockton and its application for a $650-million casino resort in Southeastern Massachusetts, or Region C as it is officially referred to thursday. In reality, the town has remained the sole contender for a casino license in the region, after ny developer KG Urban dropped its bid for a gambling place in New Bedford.
The Brockton proposal is supported and funded by Mass Gaming and Entertainment, affiliate of Chicago-based gaming business Rush Street Gaming. Inside their first statement that is official the withdrawal associated wi “MassGaming to Consider Sole Region C Casino Proposal” の続きを読む