Sullivan County Casino Opens!
The newest casino in New York, a $1.2 billion project in Sullivan County, opened its doors on Thursday, February 8, 2018. The project was spearheaded by Charlie Degliomini, the executive vice president of Empire Resorts.
Over 3,000 union workers were employed in the construction of the Resorts World Catskills casino that opened several weeks ahead of schedule. The casino’s 100,000-square-foot gaming floor has 2,151 slot machines, 150 table games and a poker room. There is also 27,000 square feet of entertainment and meeting space at the venue.Resorts World Catskill has a hotel with 336 all-suite rooms. Another hotel with 324 rooms, an indoor water park and spa will open next year. A renovated golf course will be part of the final project.