Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someone
File photo
File photo
Resorts World Casino operators want to buy the naming rights to the Aqueduct Racetrack subway station.

Resorts World Casino is looking to stake a claim on its subway stop.

The Aqueduct Racetrack station was recently established as a year-round stop on the A-line after a $15 million upgrade. Now, casino operators want to buy the station’s naming rights.

A Resorts World spokesperson said the group has had “some very preliminary conversations with the MTA” about the matter, but “nothing more at this point.”

Prior to the renovations, the subway stop was an antiquated facility that only operated on race days. Now, the racetrack station allows the A train to pass through 24/7 from the Rockaways up to Inwood. Additionally, a SkyBridge walkway connects the stop to the casino through an enclosed, temperature-controlled path.

 

RECOMMENDED STORIES

Comments:

Join The Discussion



Related Stories
The W train will likely be up and running in Astoria by November
The W train will likely be up and running in Astoria by November
A man is wanted for indecent exposure on an A train in Far Rockaway
A man is wanted for indecent exposure on an A train in Far Rockaway
QNS.com
Popular Stories
Flickr photo by Thomas Hawk
Park up and partake in a drive-in movie tomorrow night in Bayside
NYPD/Google Maps
Cops continue to search for a burglar on the prowl through Bayside, Jamaica and Fresh Meadows
Photo: Deirdre Hayes/Flickr
Free outdoor movies in Queens: Here's your complete summer of 2016 list
QNS.com
Skip to toolbar