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- Jul 20, 2016
Council members sought information about MGC’s responsible gaming policies and practices On Monday, July 18, 2016, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) was pleased to host representatives from Singapore’s National Council of Problem Gambling (NCPG) and share information about most promising practices related to responsible gaming policies and initiatives. The National Council on Problem Gambling provides […]
A message from Jill Griffin, Director of Workforce, Diversity and Supplier Development about the recent announcement of the MGM Resorts HCC Center for Hospitality and Culinary Arts at Holyoke
- Jul 18, 2016
On Monday, July 11th, I joined Massachusetts Gaming Commission Chairman Steve Crosby, Commissioner Bruce Stebbins, and Executive Director Ed Bedrosian and others at the announcement of funding for the MGM Resorts HCC Center for Hospitality and Culinary Arts at Holyoke. The city of Holyoke is receiving $1.28 million in community impact payments from MGM and is providing HCC with $400,000 of those payments to go towards the center. As part of stipulations of the partnerships between the city of Holyoke, HCC and MGM Springfield, 50 Holyoke residents will have free entry to the non-credit programs every year.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission releases June 2016 gross gaming revenue for Plainridge Park Casino
- Jul 15, 2016
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC) reported today that the month of June 2016 at Plainridge Park Casino generated $12,324,076.83 in Gross Gaming Revenue (GGR). The category 2 slots-parlor is taxed on 49% of gross gaming revenue, of that total taxed amount 82% is paid to Local Aid and 18% goes to the Race Horse Development Fund. To date, the state has collected $81,362,999.07 in total state taxes and race horse assessments from Plainridge Park Casino since its June 24, 2015 opening.
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