As gambling saturation slowly kills Atlantic City, the next problem facing city leaders is what to do with the huge, empty buildings. This kind of urban blight leads to fewer visits to an area, less economic investment, and an increase in crime.
Aug. 17, 2014
By Wayne Parry
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Before summer ends, Revel, Trump Plaza, the Showboat and the Atlantic Club will be shuttered ex-casinos, leaving Atlantic City officials looking for a way to avoid having dark, empty shells on its signature Boardwalk.
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