Colorado Casinos Prepare For Higher Betting Limits And New Games
Amendment 77 allows cities to opt-out of the $100 betting cap and allow new games. Black Hawk, Cripple Creek, and Central City have already approved the changes. New games may be introduced to casinos. The games must be accepted by the Limited Gaming Control Commission. Colorado will now give unlimited single bet wagers. The changes make it possible for the state of Colorado to become more competitive with other states providing legal gambling. According to Jessica Feil, leader of American Gaming Association, there were only bet limits in Colorado and South Dakota until the vote took place.
Colorado Casinos prepare for higher betting limits and new games. Operators say it will not be a game-changer for the venues. Casino operators hope tourists will choose their gambling towns as vacation spots. Some experts think Las Vegas-style gambling is appealing to some residents of Colorado. Analysts are worried about the negative effects for residents impacted by gambling-related illegal activity.