2017 : Recreation


For Casino Not Coming to the Park

Casino Not Coming to the Park

The Adirondack Park is not going to be home to casinos. The Governor decided on a different list of finalists.

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Saratoga Declines to Host a Casino

The city council voted down casino gambling in Saratoga, one of 4 sites in NYS.

Read the news story here.

Casinos may come to NY State but not in the Park

Gov. Cuomo's work on casinos has excluded all of the North Country from possible sites. Lake George and 2 sites in Essex Cty had been offered with expressions of interest but they are not going to be used, at least not at this time (2013)

The news story explaining the decision is here.

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