The report also said that the neighborhood business as restaurants, bars, gas stations and hotels are not affected by the MGM Springfield. On their part were not observed an increased number of police calls.
The presence of the casino and did not cause traffic problems. But from July 2019 on January 2020 there were seven cases of drunk driving, when the casino as a place indicated last drink. In this sense, the gambling establishment tops the list of statewide.
The researchers also found that in the region has increased the number of accidents and near the casino, the police added work. Casino also refer to the possible cause of car grows and theft of wallets, as well as cases of fraud.
Of course, the negative effect of location near is observed. But as noted in the report, it is increant. All this is not on such a scale, which probably predicted the opponents of gembling.