An artist's rendering of the proposed Foxwoods Catskills Resort Casino in New York.
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut unveiled plans for a $400 million casino in the Catskills region of New York. The Foxwoods Catskills Resort Casino would be located on 1,200 acres of a former resort. Plans call for a 400-room hotel, a 7,500-square-foot spa, a 27-hole golf course, a sports complex, an equestrian center and a marina. Voters in the state approved a referendum [PDF: Proposal 1] to authorize up to seven casinos. The Catskills region would get two licenses. Get the Story:
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