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Speak out on Saratoga racino's expansion

By Mark Mahoney
Thursday, May 8, 2014
| 1 comment

The expansion of Saratoga's racino raises a lot of questions about the role of city government (or lack of it); the need for an expansion of gaming in Saratoga; the need for another hotel in the area; the impact of the proposed 2,000-seat arena on local entertainment venues; and whether this project can be successful in the shadow of a new casino being built somewhere nearby.
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May 9, 2014
11:52 a.m.

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mmahoney says...

Taking comments now until 1 p.m. on the racino expansion and anything else you want to talk about. Casinos, firefighters, school taxes, you name it, we'll discuss it. Share your views. Mark


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