Green light on casino talks

KINGSTON - Two big political questions were unanswered going into Thursday night’s make-up city council session: a) would Kingston consider bringing in a casino; and, b) could Mayor Mark Gerretsen and Councillor Rick Downes patch up their differences from Tuesday night’s first go-round? Yes and yes. Councillors decided last night, in less than seven minutes, to move ahead with a public meeting to discuss the opening of a privatized casino in Kingston. Read article