7,000 total jobs,
8:00am – Buses depart from Bass Pro Shops in Bridgeport
9:30am – Press conference, Legislative Office Building, 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford
10:00am – Public hearing at Legislative Office Building
12:00pm – Complimentary box lunch served aboard the bus
1:00pm – Buses depart for Bridgeport
JOIN US FOR LOBBY DAY
Thursday, March 8th is Lobby Day — your opportunity to show legislators that you support an open casino selection process that will bring jobs back to Bridgeport. We will assemble at 9:30am at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford to hold a press conference and attend a public hearing on legislation that will modernize the casino selection process.
RIDE WITH US
We’re providing free bus transportation to and from the event. A light morning snack and box lunch are included. Buses will depart from Bass Pro Shops, 1 Bass Pro Drive in Bridgeport at 8:00am, and return to Bridgeport by approximately 2:30pm. Free parking is provided courtesy of Bass Pro Shops. Click here to reserve your seat.
Spread the word!
Tell your friends you’re going — and invite them to join you. Download and share the event flyer, or post a selfie using the hashtag #bptbeheard.
ABOUT MGM BRIDGEPORT
MGM Bridgeport plans to create a premiere tourism destination that will create 7,000 new jobs for our city—with no taxpayer dollars. Once approved by the legislature, the proposed resort will constitute more than a half billion dollar investment in Connecticut’s tourism infrastructure, with world-class entertainment, hotels, restaurants, shopping, a marina and more.