Gansevoort vegas Set to early open in 2014

Gansevoort vegas Set to early open in 2014

The previous Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall (seen here) is being changed completely into the Gansevoort Las Vegas for an earlier 2014 opening

Because the recession hit Las Vegas big time five years ago, it’s been a lengthy dry spell with no new casino openings. Several that were partially built had been then abandoned, although a few of those, such as the Echelon-now-Genting-Resorts-World, are on their way back up.

Luxury Boutique Hotel Set to start in 2014

But before that behemoth is completed, a smaller but nevertheless very property that is visible be making its first: the formerly tacky Barbary Coast-turned-Bill’s-Gamblin’-Hall that is being changed into the Gansevoort Las vegas, nevada for an early 2014 opening.

The home in a prime property spot right opposite Caesars as well as the Bellagio, on the corner of Flamingo and the Las Vegas Strip is getting its makeover courtesy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. (whose spending habits, despite the debt ratio that is highest in the gambling industry, makes any sugar daddy’s girlfriend look frugal) and W.A. Richardson Builders.

The property has an interesting history, as therefore many casinos do on the Strip.

Special Licenses Required

When casino impressario Michael Gaughan who also owns the equine stable-equipped South Point in the Strip that is far south first the 1.7 acre property straight back in 1979, he built the Barbary Coast on it, but perhaps not without jumping through some hurdles. (more…)

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Bally’s Atlantic City study High for Lead in liquid, Failed to Act for Six Months

Bally’s Atlantic City study High for Lead in liquid, Failed to Act for Six Months

Bally’s AC claims it doubted the accuracy of the reports that are initial admits this does not justify its inaction.

Bally’s Atlantic City failed to notify its guests that water in its high roller suite elsewhere contained potentially dangerous levels of lead for over 6 months after it have been made alert to the fact, according to a report by the New York Post.

In belated August 2015, a lab that is independent water from 20 sources at the property and discovered that seven of these included unhealthy degrees of lead. The VIP suite had 17.8 micrograms per liter, significantly higher than the acceptable maximum level of 15 micrograms per liter.

Alarmingly, the lab found that the water in the janitor’s closet measured 1,300 micrograms per liter, more than 86 times the safe degree.

‘I’ve never ever seen 1,300 in 15 years,’ Garth Moyle, deputy executive director of the Atlantic City Municipal Utilities Authority, told the Post. ‘I don’t think Rome that is ancient had that way.’

DEP Dawdling

Bally’s passed away the findings regarding the report onto nj-new Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), which sat it eventually sent a letter of non-compliance to Bally’s operator, Caesars on them until February when.

In the interim, despite having full understanding of the report, Caesars did not do any such thing until it received the page from the DEP. Then, and just then, did it relocate to (more…)

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