Mar 18, 2013
West Springfield Mayor Gregory Neffinger rejects both casino consultant proposals
WEST SPRINGFIELD - Mayor Gregory C. Neffinger told the city council Monday that he has thrown out the two responses to the city's request for proposals for a consultant to help it with the $800 million proposal by Hard Rock International to build a casino complex on the grounds of the Eastern States Exposition.
West Springfield casino commission recommends consultant for city - but won't say which 1 of 2
A rendering of the casino project Hard Rock International has proposed for land on the site of the Eastern States Exposition fairgrounds in West Springfield.
History Provides Value-Added Examples
Although value-added taxes often are linked with Europe in the American imagination, the VAT is pretty much a universal phenomenon beyond U.S. borders.
VIDEO: Residents Voice Opinions on Mass. Ave. Corridor Project
The Mass. Ave. Corridor Project once again took center stage Tuesday night, as hundreds of residents packed an at times raucous Town Hall Auditorium to voice their support or opposition for the project's current design.