Atlantic City

April 27, 2017

REPORT: DEAL TO SELL FORMER ATLANTIC CLUB HAS FALLEN THROUGH

A deal that would have resulted in the sale of the former Atlantic Club casino in Atlantic City is off.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that the buyers failed to secure enough financing to buy the casino which was closed a few years ago. ##
April 27, 2017

ATLANTIC CITY COUNCIL BACKS OFF PLAN TO PRIVATIZE TRASH

The Atlantic City Council did not endorse a plan to privatize trash collection during its meeting on Wednesday due to the lack of a cost savings analysis.  Council was prepared to offer a $7.2 million contract to Gold Medal Environmental of New Jersey, but pulled the contract back after failing to see how much money [...]
April 22, 2017

CHRISTIE WANTS STRAUB TO GET CASINO LICENSE, OR SELL “TEN”

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is calling for “Ten” owner Glen Straub to get a casino license or sell the former Revel casino property in Atlantic City.  Christie says Straub simply does not want to go through the process of obtaining a casino license. ##
April 20, 2017

CHRISTIE LAUDS ATLANTIC CITY GATEWAY PROJECT

Governor Christie says it’s time to celebrate Atlantic City again thanks to the new gateway project.  Christie attended the groundbreaking event Thursday on the new project that will result in a college campus and a parking garage.  Some of the improvements will be completed in 2018. ##