Pete McMartin’s Series on BCLC and the Edgewater Casino
Posted: January 10, 2011 Filed under: Edgewater Casino | Tags: Alberta, BC, BC Lottery Corporation, BCACG, BCLC, British Columbia, charities, Edgewater Casino, gambling, gaming expansion, gaming grants, Pete McMartin, Sandy Garossino, Vancouver Sun
Pete McMartin of the Vancouver Sun has been working on a superb series of articles about the BC Lottery Corporation, the planned Edgewater mega-casino, and the way the BC government has been leaving charities out to dry—the very charities used by the BC government to justify its massive gaming expansion.
We will keep updating this list of articles by McMartin, so check back regularly.
Charities reeling from steady erosion of gaming grants
Huge gaming grant cuts don’t apply to BC Lottery Corp offices
How B.C. Lotteries came to pay $400 million to casinos
Is it time to take a step back from the gambling table?
Advice to B.C. charities: Move to Alberta