Plainville Legislators Get Racing Bill Signed,The Plainville Times, 09/11/2014
On Tuesday, legislation which would allow Plainridge Racecourse to adjust their schedule of live horse racing days for the 2014 calendar year was signed into law by Governor Deval Patrick. The bill was co-sponsored by Representative Shawn Dooley and Senator Richard Ross and works to accommodate the construction of Plainridge Park Casino, the new harness-racing and gaming facility in Plainville, scheduled to open in the spring. . . ‘This legislation is a major win for the Town of Plainville and the Commonwealth as a whole,’ said Ross.