Plymouth: Town rolls the dice to gauge support for a casino

Rolling the dice…. Plymouth officials are trying to gauge support for a casino in America’s hometown.

Plymouth Chamber of Commerce CEO Denis Hanks says its up in the air in many communities across the state, with the passage of casino gambling legislation last year.

Hanks says this is in the early stages, as selectmen just voted this week to explore the idea and there have been no conversations with state officials or even any potential casino developers.

Plymouth Chamber of Commerce CEO Dennis Hanks says that this is in the early stages, and it’s a long process.

The survey is available on the Chamber’s website:

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Steven Dodrill left the WATD news team in 2013. He was a full-time news reporter and weekend anchor while assuming the duties of Manager of Web and News Services. The 25 year-old Franklin Pierce University graduate adds a blend of new media to the traditional news for WATD listeners over the airwaves, and for the readers on the web. Dodrill has a vast amount of experience in on-air and online platforms. "Follow" him on Twitter At Franklin Pierce, Steven worked to introduce new forms of media like YouTube, and Twitter to the Franklin Pierce community.  Steven graduated Cum Laude and with honors in Mass Communication from Franklin Pierce University in May of 2009. Steven focused his education and experience in New Hampshire around sports broadcasting, digital media, broadcast journalism, news, media production, and political reporting. "Like" him on Facebook Dodrill also interned with the Harwich Mariners of the Cape Cod Baseball League during the summer of 2007, and most recently in the spring of 2009 he completed an internship in the newsroom at WMUR-TV in Manchester, NH.