The proposed northern New Jersey gaming market is being revisited. The idea is
being brought back as a way to stop competition from the new Manhattan casino.
A constitutional amendment would be needed for a casino to be built in the
northern section of the state. It is possible that the measure could go before
voters next year.
For many years Atlantic City was the East Coast's casino dominate location.
However, the city has been struggling. In 2014 revenue declined resulting in a
total of $2.9 billion. Competition from New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and
Delaware have all contributed to the decline.
As of now, there is a 10 percent decline for 2015 in comparison to last year.
Interest has been shown from several areas in northern New Jersey for building
casinos. It has been proposed that East Rutherford's Meadowlands complex be
converted into a Hard Rock Resort.
If approved the new complex would aid the state's horse racing industry as well
as a portion of revenue being used to assist Atlantic City.
500 Nations is an independent directory and information service free of any gaming operator's control and not affiliated with any casino.
Warning: You must ensure you meet all age and other regulatory requirements before entering a casino or placing a wager.
There are hundreds of jurisdictions in the world with Internet access and hundreds of different games and gambling opportunities available on the Internet.
Do not assume that Internet gaming sites are in compliance with the rules and regulations of every jurisdiction from which they accept players.
YOU are responsible for determining if it is legal for YOU to play any particular game or place any particular wager under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.