Department of Interior

Land In Trust Approved
The federal government has committed to acquiring over 300 acres of land into trust for the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe, a critical step as the tribe seeks to build a resort casino.
The surprise late Friday approval marks the first lands federally designated for the Cape Cod-based tribe whose ancestors e…
Taunton Casino Advances
The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe says it's a step closer to having land placed in trust for a proposed resort casino in Taunton.
The U.S. Department of Interior has released a final environmental impact statement on the 151-acre site. The move begins a one-month comment period before the decision is …