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Sycuan Tribe

article Person trapped in car after colliding with casino bus (11/17/2019)
(California) -- A Sycuan Casino bus and a small car collided in East County Sunday, the California Highway Patrol said. The accident happened at about 12:30 p.m. on...
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Nevada Gaming

article Henderson casino allows guests to pay for Lyft rides using slot points (11/14/2019)
(Nevada) -- A Las Vegas casino is doing its part to make sure its guests don’t get behind the wheel drunk. In a unique partnership, Emerald Island Casino in...
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Forest County Potawatomi

article Potawatomi tests Lyft program to solve employee transportation issues (11/13/2019)
(Wisconsin) -- Employees at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, like those for many of its neighboring businesses, face difficulties in transportation to and from the...
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Mohegan Sun

article King Ward ends Western Massachusetts, Worcester County bus service to Mohegan Sun due to low ridership (11/13/2019)
(Connecticut) -- King Ward Coach Lines, the company that provides bus rides from Western Massachusetts and Worcester County to Mohegan Sun casino, said it will end its...
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Wynn Boston Harbor

article Excessive idling by Encore Boston Harbor shuttles sparks lawsuit threat (11/13/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Every few minutes, another large, black bus putters to a curb at the Wellington MBTA station, where it joins a line of shuttles that await a steady...
article Encore Casino to Provide Water Service to Eastie (11/8/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Although East Boston voters overwelmingly rejected building a resort-style casino in the neighborhood’s backyard at Suffolk Downs in 2013,...
article Lower Broadway Parking Lot Numbers Not As Lucrative as Expected, But Still Positive (11/8/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- The Lower Broadway overflow casino parking lot was expected to be a revenue stream worth several million dollars a year for the City – which is...
article Encore Boston Harbor Now Provides Free Self-Parking (10/7/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Encore Boston Harbor is making it easier to get to the new Everett Massachusetts casino with free self-parking for guests seven days a week. That is...
article Where’s the Traffic? Astoundingly, Casino Has Not Created Gridlock (9/28/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- Most everyone believed that the latter half of 2019 would be marred with gridlock 24 hours a day from City Square to The Neck following the opening of...
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...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Pine Ridge

article A scenic bypass proposal could boost Pine Ridge Reservation's economy (11/8/2019)
(South Dakota) -- A new road project proposal could be giving the Pine Ridge Reservation's economy a boost. A proposal to make a 300-mile scenic bypass from Crazy...
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Land Issues

article Colorado Highway Expansion Routed Over Ancient Native American Sites (11/7/2019)
(Colorado) -- Just outside Durango, Colo., archeologist Rand Greubel stands on a mesa surrounded by juniper trees. He points to a circular hole in the ground, about 30...
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Cherokee Nation

article CN opens road project providing access to new health center (10/29/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- Cherokee Nation and Tahlequah city officials on Oct. 16 cut the ribbon for a newly improved section of East Ross Street, which provides access to the tribe...
article Cherokee Nation Says State Needs To Invest In Electric Vehicles (10/9/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- An Oklahoma tribe is leading the charge to upgrade more of the state's vehicles to electric. The Indian Nations Council of Governments is telling the...
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,...
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First Nations

article New Carcross bridge 'template' for working with First Nations, Yukon gov't says (10/28/2019)
(Canada) -- When Richard Mostyn took over the highways portfolio, the Yukon government's relationship with Carcross/Tagish First Nation was a lot like the Nares River...
article Garden River First Nation signs agreement for highway resurfacing project (10/18/2019)
(Ontario) -- Garden River First Nation has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the resurfacing of the portions of Highway 17 and Highway 17B that run through...
article Nunatsiavut president waiting for sit-down with premier on ferry concerns (9/27/2019)
(North Canada) -- The president of the Nunatsiavut government says he's disappointed Premier Dwight Ball had time to deal with comments made by an MHA earlier this...
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Australia Gaming

article Victorian company to build Brisbane's casino bridge (10/22/2019)
(Australia) -- The Melbourne company that built a bridge across the Yarra to honour an AFL legend will build a bridge across the Brisbane River honouring Australia's...
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Las Vegas Gaming

article Why taxi rides between Las Vegas’ airport and the Strip may become a good deal (10/22/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Las Vegas taxicabs will be required to charge flat-rate fares between McCarran International Airport and resorts on the Strip, starting Jan. 1. The fares...
article Is Wynn Resorts Restoring Free Parking Because It's Worried About Las Vegas? (9/27/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- By eliminating the last of its parking fees that it started imposing in 2017, is Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) simply trying to gain a competitive advantage...
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...
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Seneca Nation

article NYS Thruway on Seneca Nation territory is in worse condition than first thought (10/22/2019)
(New York) -- The condition of a portion of the NYS Thruway that runs through the Seneca Nation of Indians territory is much worse than officials originally thought....
article I-90 could finally get fixed as feud between Cuomo, Seneca Nation tribe thaws (9/20/2019)
(New York) -- A chewed-up section of upstate highway could soon get a much-needed fix thanks to a thaw in the long-running dispute between the Cuomo administration and a...
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...
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Sports in Las Vegas

article Allegiant Stadium parking promises long walks for Raiders’ fans (10/21/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- When Allegiant Stadium opens in 2020, it will have the same on-site parking issues that most NFL-sized stadiums built in the last decade in the middle of...
article RTC offers transportation to Vegas Golden Knights home games (10/1/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada is once again offering transportation to Vegas Golden Knights home games during the 2019-2020...
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Gila River

article Gila River community wary of ADOT I-10 widening plan (10/4/2019)
(Arizona) -- Severio Kyyitan was awoken one recent morning by a thunderous thumping that reverberated through the walls of his home. It might be an earthquake, he...
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...
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Wynn Resorts

article Free valet parking returns at Wynn Las Vegas (9/30/2019)
(Las Vegas) -- Free parking can be hard to find these days on the Vegas Strip, but that option is getting easier to find at least at one Las Vegas Boulevard property.
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.
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DOI

article Repairs delayed on washed-out BIA road that killed 2 (9/27/2019)
(North Dakota) -- Efforts to repair a washed-out section of highway on the Standing Rock Reservation that claimed two lives in July have been hampered by the...
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Cheyenne River Sioux

article Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe receives funding for damaged roadways (9/26/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Last month, Regional Director Timothy LaPointe accompanied Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Chairman Harold Frazier on a tour of the roads damaged by the...
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Kickapoo Tribe

article The Kickapoo Turnpike Honors Oklahoma Native American Tribe (9/26/2019)
(Oklahoma) -- The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority (OTA) Board of Directors voted to approve the Kickapoo Turnpike as the official name of the Driving Forward initiative...
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Seneca Niagara

article I-90 could finally get fixed as feud between Cuomo, Seneca Nation tribe thaws (9/21/2019)
(New York) -- A chewed-up section of upstate highway could soon get a much-needed fix thanks to a thaw in the long-running dispute between the Cuomo administration and a...
article State, Senecas May Be Getting Close On Thruway Repairs (9/21/2019)
(New York) -- New York State and the Seneca Nation appear to be getting closer to a resolution to repair a portion of the Thruway that runs through the reservation. The...
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Shingle Springs

article Parkway project retains tribe funds (9/20/2019)
(California) -- An attempt to partially defund the Diamond Springs Parkway fell short at Tuesday’s El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting. The item would...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Other News

article Colorado Highway Expansion Routed Over Ancient Native American Sites (11/8/2019)
(Colorado) -- Just outside Durango, Colo., archeologist Rand Greubel stands on a mesa surrounded by juniper trees. He points to a circular hole in the ground, about 30...
article Tribes Struggling To Maintain BIA and Tribal Roads-Officials Say They’re Underfunded (11/5/2019)
(South Dakota) -- Roads and highways around the state are in rough shape - with some still flooded from heavy rains and last winter’s ice melt. Reservation roads...
article Project to restart after American Indian graves disturbed (10/28/2019)
(Minnesota) -- Officials say a bridge project in Minnesota will get a do-over after an American Indian burial site was disturbed. Minnesota Department of Transportation...
article Rail makes getting to B.C.'s remote Seton Portage an epic adventure (10/27/2019)
(British Columbia) -- As the crow flies, the twin communities of Seton Portage and Shalalth in B.C.'s southern Interior aren't particularly remote. But birds can...
article Highway Signs Honoring Arizona Native American Veterans To Be Unveiled (10/10/2019)
(Arizona) -- New highway signs recognizing Arizona’s Native American veterans will be unveiled this weekend. Parts of state and federal highways will be renamed...
article UCCS donates abandoned bikes to ‘One Nation Walking Together’ (10/8/2019)
(Colorado) -- Every year, Parking and Transportation Services takes bikes left on campus over the summer break and donates them to One Nation Walking Together (ONWT), a...
article The station that private capital built (10/4/2019)
(Massachusetts) -- In Somerville, corporate interests are practically tripping over each other to pay for improvements to transit connections. Encore Boston Harbor is...
article DOT Proposes Transportation Self-Governance Program for Tribes (10/4/2019)
(Washington D.C.) -- The U.S. Department of Transportation has issued a proposal to create a Tribal Transportation Self-Governance Program. The Notice of Proposed...
article A transit group in St. Lawrence County is trying to make it easier to get around (9/30/2019)
(New York) -- If you don’t have a car, it’s hard to get around the North Country. Even though a lot of the counties do have public bus routes, they run...
article 'I was broken': Saskatoon woman who survived deadly crash now facing drunk driving charge (9/26/2019)
(Saskatchewan) -- A young victim who survived a deadly Saskatoon drunk driving collision that killed two people, including her best friend, is now in court to face her...
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...

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