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Monday, January 22, 2018

OLG Payouts to Hanover and Clinton

Regional | by Kevin Bernard  

Hanover and Clinton are getting cheques from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation.

Hanover and Clinton are getting cheques from the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation.

The money is for hosting OLG slots at Hanover Raceway and in Clinton.

A cheque for over $285,000 has been written to the Town of Hanover for the last quarter of 2017.

Since February 2001, Hanover has received more than $16.1 million in non-tax gaming revenue.

Meanwhile, nearly $142,000 is going to the Municipality of Central Huron for hosting Gateway Casinos - Clinton.
Since August 2000, Central Huron has received more than $10.4 million in non-tax gaming revenue.

At approximately $2 billion annually, OLG provides the Ontario government with its largest source of non-tax revenue.

In fiscal 2017-2018, the province will allocate $115 million in gaming revenue to support charities through the Ontario Trillium Foundation.


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