Kingston casino study lays out strong economic hand, New jobs, more spending

A new study on gambling in Kingston suggests a casino represents a winning hand for the local economy. The study, commissioned by the city's economic development agency KEDCO, looked at the potential economic impact if Kingston were to host either a stand-alone or resort style casino. The results may play into the hands of supporters of a casino who say it would give Kingston a welcome boost in tourism, jobs and local spending. Read more