State gambling officials have voted unanimously to award the state’s first casino license to MGM Springfield, pending acceptance by the Las Vegas-based casino giant of a number of proposed terms and conditions.
Companies looking to win a Massachusetts casino license say the state needs to change how it taxes winnings to avoid discouraging gamblers and cutting the state’s and casino’s take.
Three companies seeking state licenses to build resort casinos in Massachusetts have filed final applications with the state gaming commission.
The state’s gambling commission has cleared the way for MGM Resorts to pursue a casino in Springfield.
The investigative arm of the state’s gambling commission is recommending that MGM Resorts International be found suitable to proceed with a bid for a casino in downtown Springfield, with certain conditions.
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Voters in Springfield have approved a casino agreement between city officials and MGM Resorts International.
Springfield officials say all three casino developers who submitted proposals during the first phase of the city’s selection process have been approved for the next phase of consideration.
One of the four gambling companies that have expressed an interest in building a casino in Springfield has opened an office in the city.
Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno is set to meet with representatives of several companies interested in putting a casino in the state’s third-largest city.