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West Springfield Votes on Hard Rock Tuesday

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West Springfield Votes on Hard Rock Tuesday

West Springfield voters head to the polls Tuesday to weigh in on Hard Rock’s proposal to build a casino on the campus of the Big E. ¬†Supporters and opponents were out in force over the weekend trying to persuade undecided voters. ¬†In the latest development, musician Bret Michaels released a video proclaiming his support for the $800 million project.

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