Home > Indian Gaming

Mashantucket Tribe said to be interested in casino at golf course

Filed Under: Casino Stalker | Connecticut
More on: connecticut, mashantucket, massachusetts, wampanoag

A view of the Whaling City Golf Course in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Image from Google Maps

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation of Connecticut is said to be interested in opening a commercial casino at a golf course in southeastern Massachusetts.

The tribe hasn't confirmed plans for a casino at the Whaling City Golf Course in New Bedford. But sources have told The New Bedford Standard-Times that negotiations are underway with the city.

The Aquinnah Wampanoag Tribe, incidentally, proposed a casino at the site back in the 1990s. "I thought when it fell through the last time it was over," a local business owner told the paper.

Get the Story:
Golfers cool to idea of developing casino at course (The New Bedford Standard-Times 6/11)
Poll: More Mass. Voters Now Oppose Casinos Than Support It (The Hartford Courant 6/11)

Related Stories:
Mayor refutes claim about new Mashantucket Tribe casino site (05/30)

Stay Connected

On Facebook

On Twitter

On Google+

On SoundCloud


2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004


Home | Arts & Entertainment | Business | Canada | Cobell Lawsuit | Education | Environment | Federal Recognition | Federal Register | Forum | Health | Humor | Indian Gaming | Indian Trust | Jack Abramoff Scandal | Jobs & Notices | Law | National | News | Opinion | Politics | Sports | Technology | World

Indianz.Com Terms of Service | Indianz.Com Privacy Policy
About Indianz.Com | Advertise on Indianz.Com

Indianz.Com is a product of Noble Savage Media, LLC and Ho-Chunk, Inc.