Blackjack Boats One Step Closer

A little more than a month ago I wrote about the possibility of North Charleston launching casino boats with blackjack as a way to bring in some extra revenue for the city.

Last Thursday the blackjack boats are one more step closer to becoming a reality. The bill, introduced by Mayor Keith Summey and supported by the City Council, had its first reading. A reading is kind of like a public hearing on the bill in which people are allowed to voice their opinions about the proposed bill