Boston Mayor and Casino Mogul Discuss Everett Casino at ‘Productive’ Meeting
A day or two after a judge ruled against Boston’s appropriate effort to prevent gambling operator Wynn Resorts from building a $1.7-billion casino resort in the Everett waterfront, City Mayor Martin Walsh and casino mogul Steve Wynn discussed the problem behind closed doors, with Mr. Wynn calling the conversations quite ‘helpful.’
The gambling company was awarded certainly one of three licenses for fully-fledged gambling enterprises in Massachusetts in the autumn of 2014. Since then, Mayor Walsh and Mr. Wynn have already been quarreling within the project that is proposed. The casino mogul would like to build a 24-story curved glass framework that would feature gambling options, along with accommodation, meals and beverage, and retail ones.
A spokesperson for the casino company, said that the discussions were ‘helpful’ and ‘productive. following the hour-long conference between Mayor Walsh and Mr. Wynn, Michael Weaver’ Yet, no agreement had been reached on Tuesday.
Mayor Walsh said after the conference that he ended up being fairly positive about ultimately reaching an agreement that is mutually beneficial Mr. Wynn. The mayor explained that the two events have already been focusing on common goals and that the meeting that is last an incredibly effective one.
Yet, Boston’s top official is not likely to stop opposing the construction associated with casino. He told local news that it is his top priority to protect the passions associated with the town’s residents, particularly the ones that inhabit the Charlestown neighborhood.