One of the two casinos proposed for the Boston area is getting a big ‘thumbs down’ from critics.
Four members of the state gambling commission have approved a revised real estate deal for a proposed casino in Everett that would substantially reduce the price Wynn Resorts pays for the land and prevent hidden investors from profiting off the sale of the property.
Steve Wynn said any other business offering to create hundreds of jobs and spend billions of dollars would get a much warmer reception from state officials.
The city of Boston has dropped its request to be considered as a potential host community for a resort casino proposed by Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn in neighboring Everett.
Las Vegas gambling mogul Steve Wynn has met with Everett Mayor Carlo DeMaria to discuss developing a casino in that city.