Steve Wynn’s Wynn Resorts is beset by legal challenges but it still hopes to break ground in the Wynn Boston Harbor task this summer time.
Wynn Resorts’ legal battle to get its $2.1 billion project in Everett, near Boston, from the ground received a boost on Friday if the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recommended the company for a waterfront development permit.
The Everett project, which will be known as the Wynn Boston Harbor, has been beset by appropriate challenges at every turn, despite having been awarded a continuing state gaming license by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission in late 2014.
Wynn has been sued by the City of Boston, as well as the City of Somerville, across the water from the chemical that is former on which project are built. Meanwhile, the populous City of Revere, where a competing Mohegan Sun proposition did not win over the gaming payment, has sued the gaming commission for failing to be won over by its competing proposal.
Even though the Boston lawsuit was tossed out in December 2015 by a judge who blasted it if you are ‘spurious,’ and filled with ‘inflammatory descriptions,’ and ‘hyperbole,’ the Somerville challenge remained the only impediment to proceeding.
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Construction was halted four months ago when Somerville’s mayor, Joseph Curtatone appealed the waterfront permit which had initially been approved by the D Continue reading “Wynn Resorts Receives Environmental Approval for Boston Harbor Project”