Standard Amusements scores contract to manage Playland

Posted Tuesday, May 3, 2016 7:54 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Westchester County lawmakers voted 13-4 to give the keys to Playland to a management company called Standard Amusements, a hedgefund-backed group headed by Harrison native Nicholas Singer. The move ends a six-year process to find a private-sector manager to take over day-to-day operations of the financially-strapped county-owned park. The county will invest $32 million in the park, while Standard will contribute $27.5 million.

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