Massachusetts Gaming Commission Allows for Delayed Revere Vote

Massachusetts Gaming Commission Allows for Delayed Revere Vote

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 home constantly wins, and appropriate now, prospective casino operators Suffolk Downs and Mohegan Sun are definitely on a winning streak in Massachusetts. The Massachusetts Gaming Commission unanimously approved 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 deadline was going to be a problem that is real the Suffolk Downs casino proposal. While the gaming payment ended up being ready to allow the competition track and partner Mohegan Sun an opportunity to build a casino solely on land into the city of Revere, in addition agreed that the original vote taken earlier in 2010 was for the substantially different proposition. As such, a vote that is new needed one that would not manage to be held before the year-end deadline.

Your choice was one which the panel said they made in an attempt become 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 would have been primarily and nearly entirely located on the Boston side of the edge between your two communities. East Boston residents voted against that proposition, Read More