While the increasing availability of casinos won’t please everyone – especially those who have campaigned against the opening of further venues – we can at least look forward to a raft of new employment opportunities for Ontarians. If the Starlight Casino does go ahead, the future for the existing smaller casino operated by Gateway at Western Fair becomes unclear. Gateway has committed to keeping it open for now and operating services as normal. All staff there have been assured that their jobs are not under threat, but that many of them will be transferred to Starlight Casino once it opens. That seems to suggest that the Western Fair casino will be closed down at some point after that. LONDON – There’s a big new casino coming to Ontario – and it isn’t going to be a small one. Gaming giants Gateway has this week unveiled plans for a $75m super casino, which looks certain to be given the green light by official and city planners.
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- Bad management, terrible schedule, no life outside of work, very rude customers, no career advancements and no pay increases.
- A new casino would mean about 700 additional jobs and higher payments to city hall from revenue sharing.
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As the council was receptive to the previous – and much larger – proposals submitted in 2017, it’s not anticipated that Gateway will face rejection from them for this new pitch. They’ll have to wait a little while before they get the green light to start construction work, though. Gateway made it clear that they either wanted to acquire full ownership of the land, or be allowed to lease it at a better rate than was currently on offer. Neither option proved to be viable or achievable, and so the plans were shelved a year later. Now, having bought a plot of land outright in London, they’re in a position to move forward once more. The casino’s argument that the decision wasn’t based on race but because they were bound to accommodate customer requests “no matter how unreasonable,” was rejected by by the London tribunal. Brought to life in 2017 by its ambitious team, Casino Reports is a news outlet dedicated to the latest developments in the Canadian as well as the global iGaming industry. King’s Casino in Rozvadov, the Czech Republic continues with its agenda of bringing you only premium poker events, as more… A reopening of the brick-and-mortar casinos across Ontario and Canada would have to happen gradually and under the supervision of the governments. Social distancing would protect the health of casino patrons, but implementing the measure would be a unique situation in every casino Gateway Casinos oversees. The process of reopening is expected to take longer than the instant shutdown that took place in March. U.S. Tax Recovery is a withholding tax recovery service that specializes in casino tax recovery on behalf of Canadians and other non-U.S.