Nassau OTB to construct VLT Casino at Belmont Park
Thoroughbred horse racing track Belmont Park in Elmont, ny has been chosen by Nassau Regional Off-Track Betting Corp. to host a tiny casino place with as much as 1,000 video lottery terminals, local media reported on Tuesday.
The OTB was buying a web site to locate the VLT facility for a relatively good right time as similar efforts had formerly been refused by residents of neighboring communities. The county-run entity said in a Tuesday declaration with a portion of the Elmont-based horse racing track where a 100,000-square-foot VLT casino could be opened together with food and beverage and entertainment facilities that it now wants the New York Racing Association to provide it.
In 2013, Nassau and Suffolk Counties on longer Island got the nod by their state every single launch a small casino with no more than 1,000 movie lottery terminals. It is critical to keep in mind that the devices are hooked in to the state lottery but are very similar to slot that is traditional. Numerous saw the VLTs for the 2 counties as being a settlement for Long Island being denied the right to apply for a license for the construction of a full-scale casino.
Nassau OTB said into the Tuesday declaration that it has selected the Belmont site after an ‘exhaustive’ review of all of the available alternatives. The corporation that is county-owned added so it happens to be working together with Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano, who is proven to were close to New York State Gov. Continue reading “Nassau OTB to construct VLT Casino at Belmont Park”