Maine State Harness Racing Commission Public Hearing

Division / Program: Maine Harness Racing Commission
Date: October 18, 2022
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Room 101, Deering Building, Augusta, Maine OR Microsoft Teams
Event Type: Public Meeting/Hearing

Under the authority of 8 M.R.S. 271(2) and Chapter 19, Section 4.10 of the Maine State Harness Racing Commission Rules, the Commission will hear a request from HC Bangor LLC doing business as Bangor Raceway to reopen the 2022 Race Date Assignment Hearing. The request is for the Commission to award HC Bangor LLC an additional day of racing on Saturday, November 5th, 2022 in addition to those awarded at the Licensing and Race Date Assignment Hearing that was held on November 19, 2021. In the event the Commission votes to reopen the Race Date Assignment Proceedings, the hearing will occur on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. in the Deering Building, Room 101 located at 90 Blossom Lane, Augusta, Maine.

The hearing will be held in accordance with the applicable provisions of the Maine Administrative Procedure Act, 5 M.R.S. 9051-9064 and Chapter 21 of the Maine State Harness Racing Commission rules. All parties have the right to be represented by counsel and will be allowed to present evidence, call witnesses, and present oral or written testimony and arguments to the Commission. Applications for intervention pursuant to 5 M.R.S. 9054 will be accepted until the commencement of the hearing. Applications for intervention presented after the commencement of the hearing will be denied.

Any questions or inquiries should be directed to: Shane Bacon, Executive Director, Maine State Harness Racing Commission, 28 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0028 or call (207) 287-3221.

Contact Name: Carol Gauthier
Contact Phone: (207) 287-3221
Contact Email: carol.gauthier@maine.gov
Website: http://maine.gov/dacf/harnessracing/