A rendering that is 3-D of proposed Suffolk Downs casino, now planned for Revere with partner Mohegan Sun (Image: Wendy Maeda/Boston Globe)
They say the household always wins, and appropriate now, prospective casino operators Suffolk Downs and Mohegan Sun are surely on a winning streak in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission unanimously authorized a waiver to the standing deadline for operators to register applications including certified referendum results from their host communities by the end of the year.
Longer, The Following Year
That December 31 deadline was going to be a problem that is real the Suffolk Downs casino proposal. A chance to build a casino solely on land in the town of Revere, it also agreed that the original vote taken earlier this year was for a substantially different proposal while the gaming commission was willing to allow the race track and partner Mohegan Sun. As such, a vote that is new needed one which would not have the ability to be held ahead of the year-end deadline.
The decision was one that the panel said they made in a attempt to be because fair as possible to all sides. On November 5, both East Boston and Revere voted on whether or not to approve a Suffolk Downs casino that might have been primarily and almost entirely located on the Boston side of the edge involving the two communities. East Boston residents voted against that proposal, while Revere Read more