The Massachusetts Gaming Commission discussed several important problems at A thursday meeting held at boston’s john b. hynes veterans memorial convention center.
Hawaii gambling regulator offered the nod to MGM Resorts International’s request to delay the opening of its $800-million casino resort in Springfield to 2018 september. The cause of this is the reconstruction associated with Interstate 91 viaduct, which is likely to be finished by 2018 august.
Commissioners have not been specially thinking about the delay while the state would be to lose about $10 million in tax income for each the casino does not operate month. Nevertheless, they admitted so it would not be advantageous to the business enterprise, if MGM opens its resort at the same time when key I-91 lanes are closed down as this would influence site visitors’ first impressions in a negative way.
Another matter which was talked about throughout the Thursday meeting was Brockton and its own application for a $650-million casino resort in Southeastern Massachusetts, or Region C since it is officially referred to. In reality, the town has remained the sole contender for a casino license in the area, after nyc designer KG Urban dropped its bid for the gambling venue in New Bedford.
The Brockton proposition is funded and backed by Mass Gaming and Entertainment, affiliate of Chicago-based gaming business Rush Street Gaming. Inside their very first