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Confusion Surrounds Detroit Casino Reopening Protocols, Capacity Limit Vague


UPDATE: Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Public Information Officer Lynn Sutfin says the 100 person indoor limit applies to casinos and includes employees. Law enforcement officers will enforce the capacity protocol.  Detroit casinos can reopen as of today with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s (D) blessing. But there remains some confusion surrounding each gaming ...

Operating at 15% capacity Detroit casinos report $101.4 million in October revenue


In Michigan, Detroit’s three commercial casinos have reported aggregate revenue of $101.4 million for the month of October while also receiving approval by the state’s Gaming Control Board on Tuesday for renewal of their operating licenses. MGM Grand Detroit, MotorCity Casino and Greektown Casino have been operating at 15 percent capacity since August 5 ...

New York Gov. to allow commercial casinos to reopen at 25% capacity from Sept. 9


Four days after saying that he’d make a decision this week on commercial casinos, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo made good on his promise, announcing Thursday the state’s nontribal casinos and video lottery terminal facilities will be permitted to reopen with limited capacity from Wednesday, Sept. 9 after being closed since March 16, 2020, ...