New York’s Vernon Downs Hotel Casino has filed a WARN notice with the New York State Department of Labor outlining plans to officially close by the end of this year and discharge all 249 of its workers.
Planned closing date:
According to WARN notice: “The casino, along with its Champions Buffet, Ring Eyed Pete’s and Triple 777 Café dining options is scheduled to close Aug. 7, with the racetrack and other dining options to follow in September 18th and the the rest of the casino and hotel Dec. 31.”
Jeff Gural, president and CEO of Vernon Downs, in a statement, urged state lawmakers to provide relief. In this regard, the statement states: “Last year, Vernon provided …