Trump Plaza’s shutdown will mean that as four Atlantic City casinos could be closed this year. (Image: Lisa Andres/Flickr)
The casino industry of Atlantic City is currently facing an unprecedented freefall. After years of declining revenues, at least two casinos have already closed or plan to shut this present year, and another is facing a second bankruptcy in two years. And now, a fourth has stated that they additionally expect you’ll shut straight down in just a months that are few.
That’s the fate that is apparent of Trump Plaza casino, as Trump Entertainment Resorts has said that they anticipate the venue to close on September 16. Although the owners reportedly said that the decision isn’t entirely last, employees were to get warnings associated with the anticipated closing on earlier this week.
‘Although [the] review hasn’t been completed and no ultimate decision is made, the company expects that it will end the operations of Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino on or shortly after September 16, 2014,’ the business told the Associated Press.
Trump Plaza Joins Other AC Closures
If the closure goes through as expected, the end result could be that as many as a third of Atlantic City’s casinos could close this year down. In January, the Atlantic Club shuttered its doors, while the Showboat is about to close in August. Meanwhile, the Revel is currently in bankruptcy court for the time that is second and could potential Read more “Atlantic City Trump Plaza More Likely to Close in September”