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Schenectady approves hotel for casino site
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady approves hotel for casino site

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The city Planning Commission approved a 124-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel at Mohawk Harbor as part of Galesi Group’s plans to develop the site with a casino and housing.
 
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady planners to eye proposed hotel at Mohawk Harbor

Thursday, April 9, 2015
Galesi Group of Rotterdam is seeking site plan approval from the city Planning Commission for a 124-room Courtyard by Marriott hotel at Mohawk Harbor.
 
Saratoga racino VLT income slips
SARATOGA SPRINGS

Saratoga racino VLT income slips

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

For the first time since it got VLTs in 2004, Saratoga Casino and Raceway saw its annual revenue from video gaming drop year-to-year in the fiscal year that ended March 31, according to figures for the New York State Gaming Commission.
 
Final permit granted for Mohawk Harbor
SCHENECTADY

Final permit granted for Mohawk Harbor

Thursday, April 2, 2015
Galesi Group received its final permit for construction of a harbor at the old Alco site as part of the developer’s plans to transform the brownfield into Mohawk Harbor.
 
Casino losers given refunds
CAPITOL

Casino losers given refunds

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
The 13 casino operators not recommended for a license to build a commercial casino in the state were reimbursed a portion of the fees they incurred during the application process.
 
SCHENECTADY

Capital District OTB’s VLT plan fizzles

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Capital District Off-Track Betting Corp. has put aside for now the idea of opening its own gaming facility with video lottery terminals, having received no support for such a plan in the 2015-16 state budget.
 
Schenectady planners begin review of Mohawk Harbor plan
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady planners begin review of Mohawk Harbor plan

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
The city Planning Commission began its review of the master plan of Galesi Group’s Mohawk Harbor development Tuesday evening, pointing to specific concerns about parking and landscaping at the former Alco site between Erie Boulevard and the Mohawk River.
 
Schenectady looks to link North Jay, Nott streets
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady looks to link North Jay, Nott streets

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
The city is looking to connect North Jay Street and Nott Street to provide better access to downtown and the Galesi Group’s Mohawk Harbor development.
 
SCHENECTADY

SCCC to offer courses on problem gambling

Friday, March 27, 2015
Schenectady County Community College, which began offering a popular casino and gaming management program in 2013 and should soon be in the shadow of a new casino, will offer classes in the fall on how to counsel people with gambling issues.
 
New York opens bidding process for Southern Tier casino
ALBANY

New York opens bidding process for Southern Tier casino

Monday, March 23, 2015
The bidding process is formally underway for those interested in building a Las Vegas-style casino in New York's Southern Tier.
 
CAPITAL REGION

VLT facililty sought for Rensselaer site

Saturday, March 21, 2015
The push for gaming facilities in the Capital Region might not be over.
 
Track sues over selection of nearby casino in Finger Lakes
ALBANY

Track sues over selection of nearby casino in Finger Lakes

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
A Finger Lakes thoroughbred racetrack with video lottery terminals filed a lawsuit against New York officials for selecting a nearby casino site the track claims will siphon off customers.
 
Mohawk Harbor plan review set to begin
SCHENECTADY

Mohawk Harbor plan review set to begin

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Site plan review for Mohawk Harbor, Galesi Group’s $480 million development to revitalize the old Alco site, will start at the end of the month.
 
State approves Mohawk harbor plan
SCHENECTADY

State approves Mohawk harbor plan

Thursday, March 5, 2015
The state Canal Corp. issued a work permit for the Galesi Group’s Mohawk Harbor project following the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ approval last week.
 
FULTON & MONTGOMERY COUNTIES

Gearing up to fight youth gambling

Monday, March 2, 2015
As developers move forward with the construction of three casinos in upstate New York, Catholic Charities of Fulton & Montgomery Counties is joining 19 other community organizations across the state this year in an effort to reduce youth gambling addiction.
 
 

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