Do We Have Too Many Casinos Already?
Casinos in the Hudson Valley are supposed to be a game changer for our economy. Statistics show that the average resident in the Northeast is only 25 miles away from a casino? Can you say saturation?
The proposal of bringing in four new gambling resorts to upstate has many questioning whether we really need that many. According to the New York Times, the gaming business is struggling and the trends indicate a continued downturn. Look at what is happening in Atlantic City.
Time will tell if casino gambling in the Hudson Valley is just to much and to late.