Idea of Pickering casino revisited

The idea of hosting a new casino in Pickering is returning to council. Councillor David Pickles will be introducing a motion at the council meeting on Monday, Dec. 10 requesting staff report back on the anticipated financial benefits and other impacts if Pickering were to host a casino. The motion would also express council's support of revenue-sharing among Pickering, Ajax and Whitby, the three municipalities encompassed within the Province's C3 gaming zone. Read more