People play video slots at the public opening of Resorts World Catskills in Monticello, N.Y., Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. Resorts World Catskills is opening Thursday in the heart of the old "Borscht Belt." It will feature more than 150 table games and 2,150 slot machines about 80 miles northwest of New York City. Promoted as economic boost to this old resort area, it is opening in an increasingly competitive regional market. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
Gov. Kathy Hochul signed legislation yesterday that will allow Jake’s 58 Casino to double its number of slot machines.
The estimated $200 million expansion of the casino will be ongoing for the next two years.
It will include A VIP lounge, sports bar, spa and a parking garage. Renovations to the hotel will also be part of the project.
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)