New casino cash to pay for engineering projects

Staff will begin $2.2 million worth of design work for sewer, road, bridge, park and transportation improvements thanks to $20 million Niagara Falls is expected to receive this year from Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. It’s the first sign of how city council will spend some of the new money — at least six times greater than the $3 million a year the municipality has received as compensation for hosting two provincial-owned casinos. Read more