February 02, 2017
The del Lago Resort & Casino opened officially on Wednesday at 10:30am. It took over three years from the proposal of the casino to the completion.
The construction of the casino took 12 months to finish.
1,800 construction workers were hired during the building process. In addition, the casino also created 1,800 new positions for casino operations. As of now 1,504 positions have been filled for food services and dealers. Later this summer the hotel will open and add an additional 300 employees.
The casino operates 90 gaming tables. Guests can choose from poker, roulette, blackjack, and craps. There are also 2,001 slot machines.
The next casino to open in New York is Schenectady's River Casino. The opening date is February 08.
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