The ban on electronic cigarettes at Scioto Downs Racetrack & Casino has gone up in smoke, and the devices are permitted, casino officials say.
That means four of the state’s six major gambling venues allow the use of e-cigarettes.
“The policy was a loose policy when we first opened, and nobody really enforced it. We weren’t sure what the requirements were in Ohio,” said Troy Buswell, vice president and general manager of gambling operations at Scioto Downs.
After a recent Dispatch article included a list of the casinos that allow and forbid e-cigarettes, Buswell said his staff “received feedback from our guests who wanted them. … Our guests have spoken. We listened to what they want.” read full story…