Suffolk Downs Submits Casino License Application & $400,000 Non-Refundable Fee

August 10, 2012 12:00 AM
Suffolk Downs Submits Casino License Application & $400,000 Non-Refundable Fee
" BOSTON (AP) — An East Boston horse track has formally entered the running for one of the state’s three casino licenses after filing an application fee and form with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.

Suffolk Downs announced Friday that it had submitted a $400,000 non-refundable application fee with the commission to begin the formal process of earning a gaming license.

In June, the race track unveiled plans for a $1 billion Caesars-brand destination resort that includes a hotel, restaurants, retail shops and an entertainment venue, in addition to a casino "

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