Atlantic City

June 15, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY RESIDENTS BATTLING SALE OF WATER AUTHORITY

Petitions that include over 2,400 names were turned in to the clerk’s office in Atlantic City as residents line up to oppose a plan to sell the city’s water authority.  Residents are seeking a public referendum on the plan which they say has strong opposition from voters in the city. ##
June 14, 2017

DESPITE SOGGY WEATHER, CASINO REVENUES SOAR IN MAY

May was not a great month for visitation due to soggy, cool weather, but the Atlantic City casinos did very well.  New win figures show an increase of 2.5 percent in gaming revenue compared to May, 2016.  Internet gaming also increased by a staggering 27.3 percent. ##
June 13, 2017

REPORT: BIG LIEN PLACED ON FORMER REVEL CASINO

A $62,000 lien has been placed on the former Revel casino property in Atlantic City due to unpaid CRDA special improvement district fees.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Judge Julio Mendez ruled that Glenn Straub’s company has to pay the money within three months or will have to pay legal fees associated with [...]
June 11, 2017

AC FIREFIGHTERS BEGIN LONGER WORK SCHEDULE THIS WEEK

The Atlantic City Fire Department began a longer work week schedule this week.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the firemen must work weeks that are 14 hours longer than usual to help the city save money. ##