Flaggs says he has received notification of upcoming Ameristar cuts
Published 10:13 am Monday, June 15, 2020
The city of Vicksburg announced Monday morning that it received $10.42 in gaming taxes for the month of April.
The Mississippi Gaming Commission shut down all of the state’s casinos — including the four in Vicksburg — beginning March 16. They were allowed to reopen May 21.
Also Monday, Mayor George Flaggs Jr. said he had received a certified letter from Ameristar Casio saying it planned to lay off 150 employees in August.