Governor Christie has given the green light for Atlantic City's casinos can reopen immediately and residents can return home.

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Exits off the Atantic City Expressway has been reopened as of 10AM and the 12 casinos are expected to reopen shortly.

The casinos have been closed since Sunday, before Sandy hit.

It was only the fourth shutdown in the 34 years that New Jersey
has had casinos.

The Associated Press contributed to this story.