Whitby council to vote on casino proposal Sept. 10

Now that Ajax has finalized its stance on a potential casino development in the community, Whitby council is ready to make a decision on the matter. The Province is modernizing lottery and gaming in Ontario by establishing 29 gaming zones, including one that includes Pickering, Ajax and Whitby. Only one gaming facility is permitted in each zone. Pickering council has already turned down the proposal while Ajax council has expressed interest in expanding its existing OLG Slots facility. Read more