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July 18, 2019 at 10:00 am AGENDA UPDATE: MGC Open Meeting

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August 01, 2019 at 9:30 am MGC Regulations Hearing

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At A Glance

485 People currently enrolled in the statewide Voluntary Self-Exclusion Program
63 Years of combined gaming experience for GameSense advisors at Encore Boston Harbor, with 8 languages fluently spoken between the team members
22 Percentage of patrons who reported having changed how they gamble because of interaction with GameSense advisor
20,539 Active enrollees in PlayMyWay as of July 3, 2019
100 Years since the waterfront has been accessible.
5,800 Jobs created by the opening of Encore Boston Harbor, with a $300 million payroll.
$68M Total spent on environmental cleanup of the casino's land to open up the Everett shoreline to the public for the first time in more than a century.
5.2 million Construction hours completed on the project by over 7,000 workers. Of those workers, 1,685 were minority, 452 were female, and 301 were veterans.
$960 million Total project budget, higher than early estimates of $850 million
21.78% Percentage of construction hours paid to minorities
35 Percentage of opening day employees who were Springfield residents
$53.11M State taxes since August 2018
$318M State taxes since June 2015
26 Percentage of diverse employees at the casino
$259M Total in collected state taxes since March 2017
$58M Total in collected Race Horse Development Fund

MGC On Twitter

July 17, 2019

AGENDA UPDATE: MGC Public Meeting on 7/18/19 at 10:00am, 101 Federal Street, 12th Floor, Boston, MA. Updated agenda available here: https://t.co/dhtpE4xGNE https://t.co/Q6lnIr7tx5

July 16, 2019

MEETING NOTIFICATION: MGC Public Meeting on 7/18/19 at 10:00am, 101 Federal Street, 12th Floor, Boston, MA. Agenda available here: https://t.co/yvA41vguPm https://t.co/Hi44BhHwHq

July 16, 2019

@NorthCambridge @PlainridgePark @MGMSpringfield @EncoreResortBH Hi John, since Plainridge Park Casino is a Category 2 slots-parlor, it is taxed on 49% of gross gaming revenue. Encore Boston Harbor and MGM Springfield, which are Category 1 resort-casinos, are taxed on 25% of gross gaming revenue. You can read more here: https://t.co/00YTsABEEn

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