The commission’s executive director said his staff will take a “cautious proactive approach” to educating the commission on sports betting.
MGM spokesman Severio Mancini told 22News, the complex in the cities south end will be open in September 2018.
A new casino training school is launching in Springfield as the city prepares for the opening of the state’s first Las Vegas-style resort.
MGM is partnering with Holyoke Community College and Springfield Technical Community College to offer dealer courses.
MGM sponsored an open house on Tuesday night for women to learn about the opportunities available to them.
They’ve started the hiring process at MGM Springfield.
There will be an open house where special guests tour the newly built computer lab, interview rooms, and training employees.
MGM Springfield held a series of seminars on Tuesday to help potential employees sharpen their resume skills.
The parking garage is finished and open to construction vehicles, which should help alleviate some traffic issues in downtown Springfield.
Some of the workshops require registration, but are all open to members of the public.
The $75 million casino with an 84-room hotel being built in Tiverton, Rhode Island was originally scheduled to open next July.
A redevelopment project in downtown Springfield is intended to provide a focal point for cultural and entertainment activities.
The change is meant to remove a provision intended to apply to employees who work on casino gaming floors, but not block “blue collar” worke…
Details about the design inside of the casino remaining private until closer to opening day.
Northampton wants to craft a plan to attract visitors, once MGM Springfield opens next year.
MGM announced Kringle Candle will open in the historic church and delayed the opening of a restaurant in the armory.
Northampton fears that MGM’s casino could drive business away from their city, and they want money to attract casino visitors.
A study commissioned by the city claims that Northampton could lose up to $8 million per year after MGM Springfield opens.
Northampton could experience potential loss of recreational spending between $4 million to $8 million once the MGM Springfield casino opens.
MGM posted more than 250 job descriptions for dealers, bartenders, and customer service personnel.