Steve Wynn is one step closer to having his Everett, Massachusetts casino at last (Image: ABC News)
The long and winding road that leads to an Everett casino for Steve Wynn is getting nearer to the finish line: the Massachusetts Gaming Commission’s madly demanding investigative bureau has finally provided the go-ahead from the suitability standpoint for the casino mogul to open his first-ever Bay State property.
Cleared for Takeoff
The recommendation was made week that is early last a commission conference, and followed a four-member sign-off on a revised deal for the planned casino a few days earlier in the day.
Needless to express, Steve Wynn has to be breathing a sigh of relief. With his typical colorful and cut-to-the-chase wording, he summed up his feelings on having made it this far and being this near to the end of the regulatory hurdles entirely.
‘ This is a investment that is big us here in Boston,’ Wynn noted. ‘This is not a box of slots. This is a ‘wham-bam-thank-you-ma’am’ fancy hotel.’
Needless to say, there is no free lunch with this commission; an organization that has became finicky up to a degree that has driven all of the proposed casinos’ professionals to distraction. The Commission’s Bureau of Investigation and Enforcement is still demanding that some conditions be met, such as showing the outfit that Wynn’s interactions in his Macau gambling enterprises fall suitably within what the BIE Continue reading “Wynn Passes Muster with Massachusetts Commission Suitability Check”