After the city of Everett authorized a casino project plan by designer Steve Wynn, numerous observers believed he previously the upper hand in gaining the Greater Boston-area casino license one of three local licenses that will be awarded by the state of Massachusetts. But it turns out that geographic quirks can make Wynn’s prospects of opening a casino there a little tougher than he thought.
According to members of Boston Mayor Thomas Menino’s administration, Wynn might not have been as careful as he thought with his casino proposal. It appears that some regarding the proposed development may be located within the city of Boston itself, which may give the town the best to influence the project on their own.
Then the city would be considered a host community, and would have the ability to influence how and if the project could go forward if it were true that the Wynn proposal were to reside partially in Boston. In fact, Mayor Menino would have the ability even to simply say no to the project, scuttling it entirely.
Menino may have reason that is good achieve this. He has emerge in help of a contending casino plan that would place the resort at Suffolk Downs, and eliminating perhaps the strongest competitor for the license would go a long way towards getting that plan chosen by the state.
However, Wynn does not believe Menino’s claims hold any weight.
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