Trump Plaza’s shutdown will signify as four Atlantic City casinos could possibly be closed this 12 months. (Image: Lisa Andres/Flickr)
The casino industry of Atlantic City is currently dealing with a freefall that is unprecedented. After many years of declining revenues, at minimum two casinos have already closed or plan to close this year, and another is facing a 2nd bankruptcy in two years. And now, a fourth has said that they additionally expect to shut straight down in only a month or two.
This is the apparent fate of the Trump Plaza casino, as Trump Entertainment Resorts has said that they expect the venue to close on September 16. Although the owners reportedly said that the decision isn’t entirely last, employees had been to receive warnings of this anticipated closing on earlier this week.
‘Although [the] review have not been completed and no ultimate decision was 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 anticipated, the result could be that as many as a third of Atlantic City’s casinos could close down this year. 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 might potentially shu Fortsett å lese Atlantic City Trump Plaza Prone to Close in September