The second phase of Gov. Steve Sisolak’s blueprint for reopening the state’s economy goes into effect Friday and includes steps for reopening casinos on the Las Vegas Strip and throughout the.
Hotel room lights spell out “Vegas Strong” at the Wynn hotel-casino along the Las Vegas Strip as casinos and other business are shuttered due to the coronavirus outbreak, Wednesday, in Las Vegas.
The casinos of Las Vegas are reopening, bringing a ray of hope for Nevada’s economic revival after 78 days of unprecedented lockdown as global pandemic COVID-19 looms. Now Las Vegas’ casinos came back to life Thursday, welcoming back the gaming and tourism that serve as Nevada’s lifeblood. On March 18, Nevada’s 219 commercial casinos were ordered to shut their doors, bringing the.Transcript for Las Vegas mayor wants to reopen casinos amid pandemic As the country battles when it's safe to reopen for business, las Vegas mayor Carolyn Goodman told Anderson cooper she's ready.He said last week that casinos would not be open “at the beginning” of the first phase and did not make it clear if they could be open before the end of May. Some Las Vegas Strip resorts have.
Las Vegas casinos are once again open for business after being closed for more than two months in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus. CNN affiliate KLAS reports. CNN affiliate KLAS reports.Read More
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is temporarily closing, the latest hotel-casino on the Strip to shut down over fears of the spreading coronavirus on Tuesday, March 16, 2020 in Las Vegas.Read More
According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, 75 people stood in line for the Red Rock Casino to open its doors at 12:01 a.m. Thursday. Other reports shared nearly 100 people had lined up for the.Read More
MGM said they will cease casino operations on Monday followed by the hotel operations on Tuesday. Several employees at MGM hotel-casinos on the Las Vegas Strip tested positive in a presumptive test for COVID-19 over the weekend. Culinary Union Local 226 is negotiating with the operators on extra protections for workers. Wynn Resorts said the two-week closure of the Wynn Las Vegas and Encore.Read More
LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Mayor Carolyn Goodman is doubling, now tripling down on how important she thinks it is for the Las Vegas hotels, casinos, and other non-essentially characterized businesses to open up during the coronavirus pandemic. On Wednesday, in an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper, Mayor Goodman repeatedly called for the city’s businesses to reopen but did not provide any.Read More
Las Vegas Casinos Timeline. Last update: February 2020. This is a list of casino openings, closings, and name changes. For ownership changes, see the bottom of the casino ownership page. The first appearance of a casino under a certain name is listed in purple (and bold if it's still operating under that name). Closures and name changes are listed in red. This list is mostly Strip casinos, and.Read More
When Matthew DeFalco’s phone started blowing up with text messages from friends asking whether he was listening to Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman’s comments about reopening casinos, he headed.Read More
Although nearly half of the Las Vegas casinos on the Strip are still closed, the ones that were open on Saturday night were quite busy. That is especially true for Cosmopolitan and Caesars Palace.Read More
This week, Las Vegas casino companies are beginning to celebrate, as Macau’s casinos are opening up again. The spread of the coronavirus seems to be slowing down. With casinos in Macau opening back up, many of the biggest casinos in Las Vegas can start generating revenue in this territory again.Read More