Massachusetts Gaming Commission Allows for Delayed Revere Vote

A 3-D rendering for the proposed Suffolk Downs casino, now planned for Revere with partner Mohegan Sun (Image: Wendy Maeda/Boston Globe)

They say the house constantly wins, and appropriate now, prospective casino operators Suffolk Downs and Mohegan Sun are positively on a winning streak in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission unanimously authorized a waiver to the deadline that is standing operators to file applications including certified referendum results from their host communities by the end of the year.

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That December 31 due date ended up being likely to be a real problem with the Suffolk Downs casino proposal. While the gaming payment was willing to let the battle track and partner Mohegan Sun an opportunity to build a casino solely on land within the town of Revere, it also agreed that the original vote taken previously this season was for a substantially various proposition. As such, a new vote was needed one which would not manage to be held ahead of the year-end deadline.

The decision was one which the panel said they made within an attempt to be because fair as possible to all sides. On November 5, both East Boston and Revere voted on whether to accept a Suffolk Downs casino that might have been primarily and almost entirely located on the Boston side of the edge between the two communities. East Boston residents voted against that proposition, while Rever 继续阅读Massachusetts Gaming Commission Allows for Delayed Revere Vote