Atlantic City

July 19, 2018

REPORT: ATLANTIC CITY SHUTS DOWN HOTEL, GUESTS MUST LEAVE

The Fox Manor Hotel in Atlantic City has been shut down by city officials due to various conditions in the building.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that there were more than 70 code violations inside the building, and only five have been corrected...
July 19, 2018

NO TAX INCREASE FOR 2018 ATLANTIC CITY BUDGET

On Wednesday night the Atlantic City Council unanimously adopted a $225 million budget without a property tax increase. The new 2018 budget keeps the tax rate at $1.79 per $100,000 of assessed property value. Officials said the two reasons for the zero tax increase were a $27 million reduction in the number of property-tax appeal …

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July 17, 2018

SOME BOARDWALK GAMES OF CHANCE VIOLATE STATE RULES

A dozen games of chance in Seaside Heights and Atlantic City have been cited by state officials for violating various consumer protection laws in New Jersey.  State officials held a media event on Tuesday and announced that other shore towns with games on boardwalks are also being targeted.  One game made it absolutely impossible to …

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July 17, 2018

MORE CASINOS APPLY FOR SPORTS BETTING PERMITS

Some additional casinos in Atlantic City have applied for sports betting permits.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Ceasars, Bally’s, and the Golden Nugget all applied for permits.  Two casinos currently offer sports betting, the Borgata a...