Sands Bethlehem wants more slot machines11 September 2009
BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania -- As reported by The Express-Times: "Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem has filed a petition with state regulators to add more slot machines, its president told business leaders today.
"Robert DeSalvio, of Sands Bethlehem, said the casino operator submitted papers Wednesday with the state Gaming Control Board.
"DeSalvio did not indicate how many except to say that the number is lower than the 2,000 additional machines Sands had hoped to install. A spokesman for the gaming control board said he had yet to see the petition.
"...The president said the company hopes to have the new machines running by Nov. 22. The South Side casino opened in May. It has 3,000 slot machines now..."