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article Wynn-Encore in Las Vegas to drop valet parking fees. Yep, back to free parking (9/18/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- It’s baaack. Free parking will return to Wynn-Encore resorts at the end of September, rolling back fees that were introduced two years ago. Each...
article Free valet parking is coming to these two resorts on the Las Vegas Strip (9/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- At a time when resorts are finding new ways to charge Sin City vacationers, a major resort company will soon offer one of the more luxurious hotel...
article Wynn Resorts Restores Free Valet Parking on Las Vegas Strip, Small Win for the People (9/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Wynn Resorts restored free self-parking at its Strip casinos on May 1. Effective at midnight on Monday, September 30, valet parking will also be...
article Vegas area, casinos charge ahead with electric vehicle spots (9/16/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- As more electric vehicles hit the streets, additional places to charge them are popping up in Las Vegas. Casino companies, Clark County, shopping centers...
article Vegas area, casinos charge ahead with electric vehicle spots (9/15/2019)
(Nevada) -- As more electric vehicles hit the streets, additional places to charge them are popping up in Las Vegas. Casino companies, Clark County, shopping centers and...
article Review concluded added stops wouldn’t sustain Las Vegas Monorail (9/8/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Adding two new stops to the Las Vegas Monorail’s route would likely not generate enough ticket sales to sustain the transportation service because...
article Labor Day weekend in Las Vegas expected to attract 325K visitors (8/29/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Droves of Labor Day visitors to Southern Nevada are expected to spend an estimated $235 million over the three-day holiday weekend, according to the Las...
article Labor Day weekend in Las Vegas expected to attract 325K visitors (8/29/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Droves of Labor Day visitors to Southern Nevada are expected to spend an estimated $235 million over the three-day holiday weekend, according to the Las...
article High-speed train to California back on track, construction set for 2020 (8/27/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas is one step closer to having a high-speed train between the Strip and California. On Tuesday, city and economic leaders at the Nevada Economic...
article Vegas-to-California passenger rail project working to secure financing for $4 billion project (8/2/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The company proposing to build a high-speed passenger rail line from Las Vegas to Southern California has applied to the Nevada Department of Business...
article City of Las Vegas announces lane restrictions around Circa Hotel site (7/31/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The City of Las Vegas announced lane restrictions on Main Street around the site of the Circa Hotel starting on Aug. 5. "Construction materials...
11 Total Articles on this Issue

Macau Gaming

article Macau airport to handle 9mln journeys this year: official (9/17/2019)
(Macau) -- Macau International Airport could see aggregate passenger volume for 2019 reach “over 9 million” arrivals and departures, said the president of...
article Nearly 5mln trips via Macau airport in 1H 2019 (7/5/2019)
(Macau) -- There were 4.72 million passenger trips via Macau International Airport in the first six months of 2019, a tally up 18 percent when compared to the same...
article New Macau-Zhuhai frontier by 2020, LRT part open Dec: govt (7/5/2019)
(Macau) -- The Macau government expects a new 24-hour border checkpoint – linking the northern district of the city to Zhuhai in mainland China’s Guangdong...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Seneca Nation

article The Governor, the Seneca Nation and the Completely Rotten Highway (9/17/2019)
(New York) -- If ever you wanted a tangible symbol of the execrable relationship between Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and New York’s largest Native American tribe, it is...
article Thruway Authority Ready to Effectively Communicate with Seneca Nation on Roadworks (9/17/2019)
(New York) -- Seneca Nation of Indians has been the center of attention ever since the beginning of this year, as the Native American tribe has objected rulings binding...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Wynn Resorts

article Wynn Resorts to do away with valet parking fees (9/17/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Shortly after doing away with self-parking fees, Wynn Resorts Ltd. is set to offer free valet parking at Wynn Las Vegas and Encore.
1 Article on this Issue

Cherokee Nation

article Cherokee Nation, ODOT cut ribbon on US-75 improvement project (9/14/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The Cherokee Nation and Oklahoma Department of Transportation cut the ribbon on a highway safety improvement project along U.S. Highway 75 near Ochelata,...
1 Article on this Issue

Gila River

article $39K in gaming revenue sought to pay for Apache Junction senior transportation (9/14/2019)
(Arizona) -- A $39,194 grant from Gila River Indian Community gaming revenue is being sought to pay for senior-citizen transportation in Apache Junction. The Apache...
1 Article on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article Federal grant will advance US 191 bridge improvements on Navajo Nation (9/11/2019)
(Arizona) -- Winning a $10.4 million Federal Highway Administration grant will allow the Arizona Department of Transportation to advance improvements to four US 191...
article Navajo Nation Eyes Renaming US Highway After Late Senator (8/14/2019)
(New Mexico) -- Some Navajo Nation officials want New Mexico to rename a U.S. highway after one of the longest-serving Native American lawmakers in U.S. history. A...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

New Jersey Gaming

article Town rejects more helicopter flights to sports betting site (9/11/2019)
(New Jersey) -- A New Jersey shore town has rejected a proposal to allow more helicopter flights to access a racetrack that also has a sports betting operation. The...
1 Article on this Issue

San Carlos Apache

article Apache Transit scheduled two trips to Apache Sky Casino (9/11/2019)
(Arizona) -- Nnee Bich’o Nii’s Apache Transit provides public transportation for the people of the San Carlos, Bylas, Globe and Safford communities; giving...
1 Article on this Issue

Wynn Boston Harbor

article 1 Injured in Early Morning Crash Involving Encore Casino Bus (9/3/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Authorities say one person was injured in an overnight crash involving an Encore Boston Harbor casino bus in Everett, Massachusetts. The crash occured...
article 1 Injured in Early Morning Crash Involving Encore Casino Bus (9/2/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Authorities say one person was injured in an overnight crash involving an Encore Boston Harbor casino bus in Everett, Massachusetts. The crash occured...
article Encore Boston Harbor starts coach service from Patriot Place to Everett casino (8/19/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Encore Boston Harbor launched on Monday a premium coach service to take patrons from Patriot Place in Foxborough to the $2.6 billion Everett casino,...
article Encore Casino Traffic Concerns Linger After Successful First Days (6/25/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Everett Police remained in front of Encore Boston Harbor Monday to make sure everything ran as smoothly on day two as it did on opening day. Several...
article VIDEO: Encore says it has 'thrown everything' at traffic concerns (6/25/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Casino and city officials are urging the use of premium water taxis, public transit and shuttles from the Orange Line.
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Morongo Tribe

article Beaumont approves four-year extension for Morongo bus stop (8/31/2019)
(California) -- The Beaumont City Council approved a four-year extension for Pass Transit passengers to continue being dropped off at Morongo Casino. The city entered...
1 Article on this Issue

Hopi Tribe

article ADOT partners with Hopi Tribe on commercial vehicle safety inspections (8/30/2019)
(Arizona) -- To enhance safety on state highways, the Arizona Department of Transportation’s Enforcement and Compliance Division partnered with the Hopi Tribe to...
1 Article on this Issue

Nez Perce Tribe

article Road project near casino may go to bid in December (8/22/2019)
(Idaho) -- Some progress has been made toward building an interchange with on- and off-ramps at the Clearwater River Casino and Lodge. The $18 million project is slated...
1 Article on this Issue

Seneca Niagara

article Rep. Reed Criticizes Cuomo For Stance On Thruway Repairs, Seneca Nation (8/22/2019)
(New York) -- Rep. Tom Reed, R-NY-23, expressed “great concern” about comments the governor made earlier this week. During a trip to Western New York, Gov....
article Cuomo: State won't fix Thruway because of Seneca casino cash holdout (8/20/2019)
(New York) -- A 3-mile stretch of the New York Thruway is crumbling so badly the state has cautioned people to drive 45 mph in some spots and put up signs warning of the...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Connecticut Gaming

article Casino buses make it easy to get to MGM, Encore, Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun from Worcester area (8/11/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Dolores and James Stark of Oxford are sitting in leather seats on a luxury motor coach somewhere on the Massachusetts Turnpike, cruising toward the...
1 Article on this Issue

Cheyenne River Sioux

article State, federal agencies fall short on reservation road funding assistance (8/2/2019)
(North Dakota) -- Tours of the Cheyenne River Sioux Reservation revealed numerous safety issues on major highways and secondary roads. With a $2.2 million budget from...
article Cheyenne River's roads are unsafe, un-driveable. The federal gov’t isn’t fixing them. (7/29/2019)
(Wyoming) -- Roads on the Cheyenne River Reservation are in hazardous condition after months of storms and flooding, causing residents to fear being hurt or killed if...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Florida Gaming

article What we know about Isle Casino’s massive expansion — including a new Tri-Rail station (8/1/2019)
(Florida) -- When the massive overhaul of the Isle Casino eventually takes shape, many of the gamblers, shoppers, office workers and residents who will visit and live...
article Miami Beach mayor to county: My city doesn’t want a monorail linked to a casino (7/5/2019)
(Florida) -- Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber chided Miami-Dade leaders on Wednesday for a rushed vote on a two-month-old proposal by casino giant Genting to start a county...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Maine Gaming

article Bangor business sees boost thanks to increased traffic (7/27/2019)
(Maine) -- Bangor businesses are seeing a boost thanks to the increase in traffic. Officials at Hollywood Casino say they have been busy all week. The parking garage has...
1 Article on this Issue

MGM Springfield

article MGM Springfield has a free, 3,400-space parking garage; what has that meant for the city’s parking revenues? (7/26/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The MGM Springfield casino project, coupled with increased activity in the city’s downtown, have helped to boost parking revenues for the...
1 Article on this Issue

Hard Rock

article What’s new at Hard Rock Stadium in 2019 — and why your drive home should be easier (7/25/2019)
(Florida) -- Getting home from Dolphins games can be a challenge. But it should be easier and faster in 2019 with new tunnels and bridges designed to improve traffic...
1 Article on this Issue

Wind River

article New billboards highlight important seat belt message for Fremont County residents/visitors (7/25/2019)
(Wyoming) -- A new Wind River Reservation billboard campaign uses a local Native American’s photographs to highlight the importance of seat belt use in saving...
1 Article on this Issue

Ohio Gaming

article Road near Warren County racino would be widenend to Ohio 741 (7/21/2019)
(Ohio) -- Warren County government has committed to putting up as much as $10 million toward the widening of a 2 1/2-mile section of Ohio 63. Last week, county...
1 Article on this Issue

Genting

article Mayors Gimenez, Gelber Discuss Plans For New Monorail Connecting Miami And Miami Beach (7/19/2019)
(Florida) -- Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and Miami Beach Mayor Dan Gelber want companies to bid for the chance to build a monorail connecting their two cities...
article Miami-Dade’s monorail proposal could be a game changer (7/6/2019)
(Florida) -- Miami-Dade County has been angling to build a connector between Miami Beach and downtown Miami for decades, and it could start inching closer to reality as...
article Casino giant Genting and Chinese firm propose monorail linking Miami with Miami Beach (6/28/2019)
(Florida) -- The casino company with plans for a Miami resort has partnered with a Chinese company to pursue a tax-funded contract to build a monorail system between...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Mining & Drilling

article Here's why the pristine blue waters of a northern B.C. river are running neon orange (7/2/2019)
(British Columbia) -- This week, a northern B.C. First Nation will turn the bright blue waters of the Skeena River a neon orange-yellow. The idea is to simulate a...
1 Article on this Issue

Snoqualmie Tribe

article Snoqualmie Casino Launches Employee Shuttle Following Tragic Accident (6/27/2019)
(Washington) -- Snoqualmie Casino recently launched a free employee shuttle to provide its employees with a safer commute across a dangerous section of State Route 18 (...
1 Article on this Issue

Busing

article Bus traveling from casino to Fargo crashes in I-29 construction zone (6/26/2019)
(North Dakota) -- A bus with 30 people on board, en route from the Dakota Magic Casino near Hankinson to Fargo, hit crash barrels as it was exiting a construction zone...
1 Article on this Issue

Indiana Gaming

article Work to fix road leading to southern Indiana casino delayed again (6/25/2019)
(Indiana) -- The project to fix the crumbling road to Horseshoe Casino has been delayed again. Crews were supposed to start work Monday on State Road 111. The Indiana...
1 Article on this Issue

Other News

article Details of new Labrador ferry bag check policy still being worked out: minister (9/18/2019)
(Newfoundland) -- The Newfoundland and Labrador government is looking for a solution to bag checks on the new Labrador ferry that balances passenger rights with safety,...
press release Secretary Bernhardt Announces $83.7 Million Construction Award to Continue Work on Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project (9/17/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt today announced an $83.7 million construction contract for the Navajo-Gallup Water Supply Project to...
article South Mountain Freeway’s first interchange opens (9/7/2019)
(Arizona) -- The South Mountain Freeway’s first new interchange at 40th Street has opened on schedule, an important step forward for the state’s largest-ever...
article Islandia restricts parking on public street to casino workers (9/5/2019)
(New York) -- The Islandia Village Board restricted parking on a public street near Jake’s 58 Hotel and Casino to employees only and doubled fines to discourage...
article Trucker pleads guilty to California crash that killed 13 (8/31/2019)
(California) -- A trucker who fell asleep behind the wheel was sentenced to four years in state prison after he pleaded guilty to causing a tour bus crash on a Southern...
article NAC: Native bush pilots (8/22/2019)
(Alaska) -- Some Alaskan villages have no over-land roads so they rely heavily on air transportation. The small aircraft that fly people and supplies in and out of...
article Feds announce new hangar and harbours coming to Nunavut (8/15/2019)
(Nunavut) -- Iqaluit's airport will soon have a new hangar. Canada's Minister of Transport Marc Garneau made the announcement Wednesday on the tarmac at the...
article $71.7M in funding going to Rankin Inlet airport upgrade, new life for Grays Bay road (8/14/2019)
(Nunavut) -- The beleaguered Grays Bay Road and Port project, championed by the Kitikmeot Inuit Association, has received $21.5 million for its first phase of...
article Federal and N.W.T. gov'ts pledge millions for roads, cultural sites, research (8/14/2019)
(Northwest Territories) -- In two separate funding announcements Tuesday, the federal and territorial governments announced millions of dollars in funding for roads,...
article 'Transportation desert': It's tough to be without a car on the Far South and Southeast sides. Residents are looking for answers. (6/17/2019)
(Illinois) -- Chicago’s Far South and Southeast sides have a lot going for them — the Pullman National Monument, an international port, Big Marsh Bike Park...
article Have quad, will travel: Fort Smith elders get custom shuttle service (6/8/2019)
(Northwest Territories) -- Staying mobile and getting around your community as an elder can be difficult, unless of course you have access to an all-terrain vehicle....
article ‘This road is just the beginning’: Isolated First Nation celebrates Freedom Road (6/3/2019)
(Ontario) -- For the first time in his life, Chief Erwin Redsky won’t have to fight for each small stone that lies along the 24-kilometre road that connects his...
article In Indian Country, potholes can be a bump in the road to an education (5/15/2019)
(Washington) -- Classrooms at Keams Canyon Elementary School are noticeably emptier during the winter and monsoon months. That’s when Principal Gary Polacca says...
article Lake County, tribes at odds over access to construction site (5/15/2019)
(Montana) -- When Lori Lundeen arrived at her property here earlier this week, she found her path blocked. In April, Lundeen broke ground for a 60-lot RV park...
article Sioux Lookout pushes for 'Sault-to-Sioux' access to Ring of Fire (5/14/2019)
(Ontario) -- A northwestern Ontario town, looking to get a piece of the Ring of Fire action, continues to call for the revival of an east-west access road.
article U.S. 93 can be deadly for grizzlies (5/1/2019)
(Idaho) -- Grizzly bears sometimes leave the Mission Mountains and cross U.S. 93 along a roughly 13-mile stretch of the highway north of St. Ignatius. They tend to...
article Work begins on traffic light at Yosemite Junction (4/30/2019)
(California) -- Construction is expected to begin as soon as Wednesday on a new traffic light west of Jamestown at Highway 108 and Highway 120, known as Yosemite...
article ADOT, Tribes Launch Forum on Transportation Issues (4/23/2019)
(Arizona) -- To strengthen working relationships with American Indian tribes, who are key stakeholders in the state highway system, the Arizona Department of...
article ADOT, Tribes Launch Forum on Transportation Issues (4/23/2019)
(Arizona) -- To strengthen working relationships with American Indian tribes, who are key stakeholders in the state highway system, the Arizona Department of...
article Idaho National Guard Lends a Helping Hand to Nearby Tribes (4/16/2019)
(Idaho) -- Situated about 150 miles south of Boise’s Gowen Field and spanning more than 500 square miles along the Idaho-Nevada border is the Duck Valley Indian...

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