Casino Updates

A gaming license was finally approved for the building of a casino in Sullivan County NY. Empire Resorts, Inc. was awarded a gaming facility license to operate a resort casino to be named Montreign Resort Casino at the site of Adelaar, a four-season destination resort planned for the Town of Thompson in Sullivan County 90 miles from New York City.

The timeline to make it a reality follows:

2017/05/01 – Sullivan County casino operator plans job info session in Ellenville (Daily Freeman News)

2017/04/04 – Montreign casino in Sullivan County will use Resorts World brand (Daily Freeman News)

2016/12/08 – Area company owners seek to do business with Montreign Casino Resort (Mid-Hudson News Network)

2016/12/02 – Montreign Resort Casino considers brand change (Times Herald-Record)

2016/11/30 – Montreign Casino on Track, But Drops Movie Theater Plans (Time Warner Cable News)

2016/07/26 – Montreign outlines casino job offerings at SUNY Sullivan sessions (Times Herald-Record)

2016/07/05 – Sullivan County Towns Get First Casino Payment As Casino Begins To Rise (Time Warner Cable News)

2016/04/25 – Bus Tour Gives Closer Look at Montreign Casino (Time Warner Cable News)

2015/08/15 – Empire Resorts to keep racino operating after Montreign casino opens (Mid-Hudson News Network)

2001/05/22 – In Catskills, Indian Casino Is Just Another Promise (New York Times)

2000/04/17 – Against all odds, a complicated casino proposal advances (New York Times)

1981/07/25 – Catskills reawakening after a long sleep (New York Times)


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