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At A Glance

GAMING RESEARCH
$100M Casino spending recaptured for Massachusetts during Plainridge Park Casino’s first year
90% Percentage of Plainridge Park Casino patrons who had visited casinos in other states
50.1% Plainridge Park Casino employees who had previously been unemployed or underemployed
$85M Plainridge Park Casino construction period spending to Massachusetts companies
$2.4B Capital investment
25.5% Construction workforce hours worked by minorities
630,000 Tons of contaminated soil removed
6/24/2019 Projected opening date
$960M Capital investment
3,000 Projected permanent jobs
200 yards Distance MGM Springfield moved the First Spiritualist Church
>54 Market-rate upscale housing units to be built in Springfield within 18 months of opening
$187.4M State taxes and race horse assessments since June 2015
10,857 Active enrollees in PlayMyWay as of June 12, 2017
125 Racing days held in 2017
464 Employees as of October 31, 2017

MGC On Twitter

November 21, 2017

Overall, slightly less than two-thirds of all PMW users (63.0%) never exceeded their budgets; just over one-third of all users (37.0%) exceeded their budgets at least once during the study period. https://t.co/sCeYae4NSO

November 21, 2017

The vast majority of PMW users were from Massachusetts (78.4%) and other New England states. The PMW users had an average age of 54 and were significantly younger than the non-users. PMW and non-users visited PPC an average of 6.5 and 6.8 times, respectively, during the study.

November 21, 2017

With respect to gambling activity, PMW users tended to wager less money as well as lose less money per day compared to non-users. Whereas the median PMW-user wagered $347.80 and lost $47.50 per day, their non-user counterparts wagered $485.30 and lost $62.90. https://t.co/MUVI1voyUP

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