Anorak | Casino UK Could Learn From Canada

Casino UK Could Learn From Canada

by | 8th, January 2008

THE vexed question of casino sites takes the Casino Anorak to Canada .

Residents of Brandon, a western Manitoba city, are expected to vote in March to decide whether they want a casino.

This sounds entirely democratic. Why not ask the locals what they want?  

If the city council approves it, citizens will be presented with the following question: “Do you support the establishment of a casino in Brandon ?”

A report prepared for the province last September suggested Brandon could accommodate a casino run by First Nations.

In 2002, 56% of Brandon residents voted down a proposed casino in a similar plebiscite but Burgess suggested that may have had much to do

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