Content tagged with "Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario"

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OLG Labour Dispute Expected at Woodbine

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) is advising employees and members of the public that a labour disruption may take place on Friday, July 14, 2017, at 12:01 a.m., affecting Woodbine Racetrack, but not Mohawk Racetrack. The disruption may occur as a…

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Race Officials Tweet Calls in Ontario

The live tweeting of Race Officials’ calls began Monday, April 10, as part of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO)’s ‘Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario’ project. Currently a pilot project, the intent of the live tweeting…

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AGCO Releases Rule Changes and Policy Reforms

In response to feedback received from industry, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has announced some changes to the Rules of Racing, as well as some initial policy reforms. The changes were developed after broad based consultations with…

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Ontario Horse Racing Regulation

In the spring of 2016, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) launched Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario, a project directed at identifying and moving forward on common-sense reforms to the regulatory rules that govern horse racing….

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First Steps in ORC Merger

To enhance a coordinated governance approach during the soft merger period, there have been positive changes to the makeup of the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) and Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) Boards. The Government of Ontario appointed ORC Chair Elmer…

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Racing to Merge with Alcohol and Gaming

Government approval to move forward on the regulatory merger of the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) and the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), first announced in the spring, has now been granted. As a result, several changes are taking…

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Ontario Horse Racing: Working Toward Sustainability

For the first time, representatives from the horse racing industry, the Government of Ontario and crown agencies are working together in support of a sustainable industry. Following government direction first announced in October 2013, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation…

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