Hard Rock Casino Developers Meet with West Springfield City Councilors

Hard Rock MeetingWEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Tonight the West Springfield City Council met with Hard Rock Resort and Casino New England developers.

The company explained its plans for a casino at the Eastern States Exposition in detail.

The public was also invited and encouraged to ask questions.

Mark Rivers, President of Bronson Companies told us, “We’re excited for the opportunity to continue dialogue with the community, and met with some local residents in West Springfield tonight.  We’ve got traffic on the one hand and the impact of economic development, job creation, and tax revenue on the other.”

The developer says its plan will fix a number of traffic problems in West Springfield and Agawam that already exist.