Suffolk Downs Boston Casino Vote Could Be Photo Finish

This throat and neck finish at Suffolk Downs Boston-area racetrack is symbolic of how their casino vote is unfolding. (Image source: Boston World)

These days: can the Red Sox win their third World Series title in 10 years in the city of Boston, there’s just one issue keeping city residents up at night? But while David Ortiz as well as the remaining portion of the Sox are busy battling the St. Louis Cardinals for baseball bragging rights, there’s another battle brewing under the surface also it could possibly be just as contentious as the obstruction ruling that finished Game 3.

Bugles Playing ‘First Call’

Both supporters and opponents associated with plan to build a casino in East Boston are ramping up their efforts to get the vote out in the last days before the November 5th election, as both sides are anticipating a close race that could drop to voter turnout. The casino, which would be placed at Suffolk Downs, became a hotly debated issue in churches, on road corners, and even among applicants for mayor.

Anti-casino forces feel like they’re seeing some possible for a noticeable modification by means of the vote though that may be either positive or negative. The exit of Caesars Entertainment being a partner for Suffolk Downs in the casino bid recently has thrown the race into chaos, as it has confused voters over whether or not they wish to support the program.

That confusion has shown up in the polling of an organ Click here to read more »