Pt. Edward Casino (BlackburnNews.com photo by Melanie Irwin)

Quarterly Village Casino Profit

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation has given the Village of Pt. Edward just over $608,000 in first quarter payments for hosting the waterfront casino.

The village’s fourth quarter payment in April amounted to about $548,000.

The corresponding first quarter payment in 2013 was $665,000.

To date, the village has received over $33.9-million in non-tax gaming revenue.