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Dec 12
December 12, 2017 at 10:30 am Access and Opportunity Committee Meeting

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Dec 13
December 13, 2017 at 10:00 am MGC Agenda Setting Meeting

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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
12,877 Active enrollees in PlayMyWay as of October 31, 2017
125 Racing days held in 2017
464 Employees as of October 31, 2017

MGC On Twitter

December 07, 2017

Director of Research and Responsible Gaming Mark Vander Linden provides a recommendation to commissioners about how best to move forward with the PlayMyWay program. #playmanagement @GameSenseMA #responsiblegaming https://t.co/A4mZJrx9bn

December 07, 2017

Meeting adjourned.

December 07, 2017

VOTE: Commission votes unanimously to approve the split as determined by the racing committee to include 5% more to the Standardbred industry.

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