Atlantic City casino operators vow to work together in face of coming New York threat

Atlantic City casino operators vow to work together in face of coming New York threat

Article brief provided by Casino Reports
  • John Brennan, Casino Reports
April 24, 2024 8:46 PM

The glacial pace of the New York State Gaming Commission’s efforts to approve three casino licenses in the New York City area — no such approvals are expected until at least mid-2025 — has minimized media attention on what could be the eventual opening of some of the largest gambling sites on Earth.

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Nearly a dozen proposals have been made public…

One of the largest such plans is a $12 billion pitch put forth by Wynn Resorts and The Related Companies real estate firm for the West Side of Manhattan just west of Times Square. An 80-story hotel and casino tower near the Hudson River would be connected to apartment towers, office buildings, and a six-acre park.