Caesars intends to close the Showboat in Atlantic City on August 31; three other brand New Jersey gambling enterprises are shutdowns that are facing. (Image: Atlantic-City-Guidebook.com)
With four Atlantic City casinos possibly closing this many in the city as well as greater New Jersey are understandably shocked year. Keeping those gambling enterprises open just a little longer might help soften the blow a bit giving workers and officials more time for you to arrange for the future. But while that would be nice, state officials state they cannot force those casinos to stay in operation if the properties want to power down.
New Jersey state casino regulators have said that they cannot force two casino owners to keep open for the additional four months as they wait to see if new buyers can be found. The two casinos, the Showboat and Trump Plaza, are both expected to shut come early july.
Private Business Decision
Last month, State Senator James Whelan, along with Assemblymen Vince Mazzeo and Chris Brown, had asked the New Jersey Casino Control Commission (NJCCC) to force both of the casinos to stay open for many months past their intended closing dates. Nonetheless, NJCCC Chairman Matthew Levinson wrote right back earlier this month to express that determining a closing date is a decision that belongs to those organizations alone, and sits far beyond the commission's authority.
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