According to online casino news, Rivers Casino Resort in Schenectady, New York is under construction and expected to open its doors by March 2016. The total cost of the project is around $330 million but more than half of this sum is expected to be regained in revenue by the end of 2017.
The operator and developer of the business is the Chicago based Rush Street Gaming which has already established many outstanding casinos in Des Plaines, Pittsburgh, and Philadelphia.
Galesi Group – a premiere real estate developer company – is another participant of the process, partnered with Rush Street Gaming to complete the plans on time and launch the business as soon as possible.
The attributes of Rivers Casino resort are quite promising; placed on a 60 acres of land, the glamorous casino hall will include 15 poker tables, more than 60 table games and roughly 1150 slots. Moreover, the complex will include a luxurious hotel with 163 room and banquet facilities, a steakhouse, a marketplace and an entertainment lounge.
Establishing Rivers Casino Resort Has Many Profits
Rivers Casino Resort will bring many benefits creating 1400 temporary and 1200 permanent jobs. The recruiting process is promised to start by the end of February. Applications can be submitted via their website.
The ground breaking ceremony was organized on the 3rd of February with many well-known guests appeared in spite of the rainy weather.
Among other key figures, the CEO of Galesi Group, Francesco Galesi was also present at the ceremony.
Rivers Casino Resort Information Center will be opened at the Galesi City Centre building which will inform people about the complex until the construction work is over.