Construction of Belleville Casino to Affect Gananoque’s Thousand Islands Expansion
Gambling operator Great Canadian Gaming business has made considerable progress towards establishing a casino in the city of Belleville, Ontario. However, individuals with familiarity with the matter expressed concerns that the gambling property may have effect that is negative the possible expansion associated with existing Thousand Islands Casino into the town of Gananoque.
The gaming business was authorized by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation to take charge of the gambling venues in the East Gaming Bundle. The said bundle includes the above-mentioned Thousand Islands Casino and the Slots at Kawartha Downs in Fraserville, plus the possible new casino in Belleville.
The brand new gambling facility is become situated on the city’s Bell Boulevard. Great Canadian has formerly noticed that the site is ‘a prime location’ for the casino.
The gambling operator would take over the two existing gambling venues in the East Gaming Bundle on January 11 under the terms of its agreement with the OLG. Commenting regarding the matter, OLG spokesman Tony Bitonti said that the properties’ transition is ‘going very well’ and that the organization is happy with the progress in Belleville.
Chuck Keeling, Vice President for Great Canadian, told news that the construction of this Belleville casino is their top priority at present. The state also remarked that they’ve been now waiting for the results from geotechnical and studies that are environmental.