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Yonkers may consider moving racetrack
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The owners of Yonkers Raceway may be looking to move the racetrack--possibly to Belmont Park--as they consider expansion options for Empire City Casino, according to a story on

"We have discussed it at some length, and we’re actually advocating such a maneuver because it would free up the land for Yonkers. It would free up Aqueduct for a convention center that the governor has been advocating for some time," said Joe Faraldo, president of the state's Standardbred Owners Association, which represents the harness horsemen at Yonkers.

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