Published: October 27, 2022

These Are The Billionaires And Developers Vying For A Casino In New York City

New York City has begun the formal process to license up to three casinos in and around the city’s five boroughs. And the billionaire-backed gambling companies and real estate developers are going all in to bring one to Manhattan. Building Las Vegas-style casinos in New York City is a seismic shift in the gaming industry. The state already has four casinos, but those are all a few hours away upstate. The two closest places to gamble near Manhattan are racinos: Resorts World in Jamaica, Queens, and Empire City in Yonkers, both of which have horse racetracks and video slot machines, but no table games such as blackjack or roulette. Read the full story on Forbes:


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