RIVERS CASINO & RESORT SCHENECTADY TEMPORARILY SUSPENDS OPERATIONS
SCHENECTADY, NY—March 16, 2020—In the best interests of our Team Members, guests and the greater Capital District, we are temporarily closing Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady, including The Landing Hotel, effective immediately for fourteen days. Although there have been no known cases of COVID-19 at the property, we are suspending operations out of an abundance of caution and to promote the social distancing recommended by health officials.
We will continue normal payroll for Team Members during the fourteen-day suspension.
We have been and will continue to carefully follow the advice and guidance of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), along with state and local public health experts.
The health and well-being of our Team Members, guests and the residents of Schenectady and the Capital District is our highest priority. We are grateful for their continued support.
We will continue to closely monitor the ever-changing information related to the coronavirus outbreak.
For updates during the temporary closure, please visit RiversCasino.com.