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Allegany County officials to allocate $2.7 million in Gaming Funds

June 27th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

Allegany County officials have voted to allocate $2.7 million in proceeds received from electronic gambling at the Rocky Gap Casino Resort to a large number of nonprofits, fire and rescue companies, and scholarship programs. Each year, Allegany County is awarded a percentage of the revenue generated from slot machines at the Rocky Gap Casino. This year, Allegany County saw an increase in the allotment from 3.75% to 5.5%. County Administrator Jason Bennett…