Tourism Development Minister Shawn Crockwell on Monday announced a series of Town Hall meetings to discuss Integrated Casino Resort gaming in Bermuda. *File photo/iStock photo
Tourism Development Minister Shawn Crockwell on Monday announced a series of Town Hall meetings to discuss Integrated Casino Resort gaming in Bermuda. *File photo/iStock photo

The Hon. Shawn Crockwell J.P., M.P., Minister of Tourism Development and Transport today gave details of town hall meetings that will be held to discuss Integrated Casino Resort gaming in Bermuda.

Minister Crockwell will be a guest on ZBM’s Let’s Talk show tonight at 8 p.m. where he will discuss gaming as well as other Tourism and Transport issues.

Town Hall meetings will be held as follows:

  • Tuesday, February 4th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Penno’s Wharf, St. George’s.
  • Thursday, February 6th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Pier 6 (lower level) Front Street, Hamilton
  • Thursday, February 13th from 600 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at St. James Church Hall, Sandys
  • Tuesday, February 18th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Docksider Pub and Restaurant, Front Street, Hamilton. (Young Professionals Open Microphone):

Two further events will be held – one to discuss mitigating social risks and another to highlight economic and job opportunities. Details for these two events will be announced shortly.

A website will also go live this week with information about the proposed gaming model for Bermuda. The website will be www.gamingawareness.bm

Minister Crockwell said: “I encourage anyone with any questions or concerns about gaming in Bermuda to attend one of these meetings so that they can learn more about what the Government proposes and how the introduction of Integrated Casino Resorts in Bermuda will provide opportunities and jobs for Bermudians.