Nassau County Gambling
According to the Long Island Business News the Nassau OTB has chosen the Old Fortunoff Store in The Source Mall on Old Country Rd in Westbury Long Island as the site to locate a new Video Lottery Terminal Parlor.
According to the LIBN opposition is already building with a “Stop the Casino at Fortunoff” Facebook Page. At the time of this posting there were already 1,975 likes on the Facebook page.
The Upstate NY Gaming Economic Development Act which cleared the way for up to 4 commercial casino resorts in NY also authorized Nassau and Suffolk County OTB to establish one video lottery gaming facility each at an OTB site with a maximum of 1,000 machines at each site.