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NYS Senator Eric Adams Assembles Racing Industry Stakeholders to Solve the NYC OTB Financial Crisis

 

**MEDIA ADVISORY**
 


NYS Senator Eric Adams Assembles Racing Industry Stakeholders to Solve the NYC OTB Financial Crisis



NYS Senator Eric Adams Convenes A Stakeholders Racing Summit to Develop A Solution to the NYC OTB Financial Crisis
 
(Albany, NY) Committed to addressing the short-term and long-term viability of New York City Off Track Betting (NYCOTB), Senator Eric Adams will meet with members of the NYCOTB financial team and various racing industry stakeholders on Monday, March 15 at 4:30 p.m. in Room 124 of the Capitol Building. 
 
This marks the first time all interested parties have convened to discuss the future of NYCOTB, the ramifications of its bankruptcy and possible closure, and potential solutions to ensure a vibrant and growing racing industry in New York.
 
Senator Adams and guests will hold a brief press availability immediately prior to the meeting.
 
WHO:Senator Eric Adams, Chair, Senate Committee on Racing, Gaming & Wagering
Nassau OTB
Suffolk OTB
Catskill OTB
Capital OTB
Western OTB
New York Racing Association
Yonkers Raceway & Empire City Casino
Monticello Raceway
Tioga Downs
Vernon Downs
Saratoga Gaming & Raceway
Batavia Downs
Finger Lakes Raceway
New York Harness Horse Breeders Association
New York Thoroughbred Breeders, Inc.
Agriculture & New York State Horse Breeding Development Fund
New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association
Finger Lakes Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association
 Standardbred Owners Association of New York
 
WHEN: Monday, March 15, 2010
Press Availability: 4:15 p.m. 
Meeting: 4:30 p.m.
 WHERE: Capitol Building, Room 124
 


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