In order to open a new casino in Virginia, Rush Street Gaming, a leading Illinois-based casino operator, has officially obtained a license from the Virginia Lottery Board. The regulator unanimously issued a license for Rivers Casino Portsmouth, the second license granted in Virginia.
With this new license, Virginia shows its credibility and integrity when it comes to licensing operators.
The first license was issued in April this year to Bristol’s Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. The company opened its short-term casino in July this year and its 2 more scheduled casinos are in the licensing process in Danville and Norfolk.
Kelly T. Gee, Virginia Lottery Executive Director, said: “The lottery’s gaming compliance de…