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Public won't review casino sign changes
SCHENECTADY

Public won't review casino sign changes

Friday, July 24, 2015
The city Planning Commission on Wednesday approved the site plan for the Rivers Casino, but some commissioners plan to review requested changes to the pylon sign, and exclude the public as they do so.
 
Schenectady casino design gets green light
SCHENECTADY

Schenectady casino design gets green light

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The city Planning Commission approved the site plan for the Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor — with one no vote — after a two-hour meeting Wednesday evening.
 
Stratton expects boost for city from harbor, casino project
SCHENECTADY

Stratton expects boost for city from harbor, casino project

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Former Schenectady Mayor Brian U. Stratton stood at the edge of the old Alco site overlooking the Mohawk River and said, “This is breathtaking.”
 
Tour shows progress at Mohawk Harbor
SCHENECTADY

Tour shows progress at Mohawk Harbor

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The harbor being carved now on the old Alco site in Schenectady will be filled with water from the Mohawk River before winter comes.
 
Free CDTA rides to Schenectady casino job fair
CAPITAL REGION

Free CDTA rides to Schenectady casino job fair

Thursday, July 16, 2015
The Capital District Transportation Authority is offering free bus rides to Schenectady for the Rivers Casino job fair on Saturday, tapping into its revenue stream to provide the service.
 
Fairs set for would-be vendors, workers at casino
SCHENECTADY

Fairs set for would-be vendors, workers at casino

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Rush Street Gaming is hosting a vendor fair Friday and job fair Saturday for the future Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor in Schenectady.
 
Rush pledges plenty of positions for locals

Rush pledges plenty of positions for locals

Sunday, July 12, 2015
At Rush Street Gaming’s Pittsburgh casino, city residents fill 57 percent of the 1,700 jobs. The company, which has won the rights to build a casino in Schenectady, has also pledged to give local residents here hiring priority too.
 
Casino builders tout river views, huge revenues
PITTSBURGH

Casino builders tout river views, huge revenues

Sunday, July 12, 2015
The Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh could be mistaken for a shopping center or business headquarters if its massive parking garage didn’t have electronic signs flashing casino amenities and giveaways. The casino's operator, Rush Street Gaming, is gearing up to build another Rivers Casino in Schenectady.
 
Latest casino look: ‘New Schenectady’
SCHENECTADY

Latest casino look: ‘New Schenectady’

Thursday, July 9, 2015
Rush Street Gaming changed the facade of Schenectady’s casino a third time to reflect “the new Schenectady” instead of “the old Schenectady.”
 
Casino licenses could be awarded Sept. 30

Casino licenses could be awarded Sept. 30

Monday, July 6, 2015
The earliest the state Gaming Commission could award licenses for three upstate New York commercial casinos, including one in Schenectady, is September 30.
 
Job, vendor fairs for Schenectady casino next week
SCHENECTADY

Job, vendor fairs for Schenectady casino next week

Monday, July 6, 2015
The Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor will hold its first job and vendor fairs next week in the city, Rush Street Gaming announced on Monday.
 
Casino rules process starts Monday
SCHENECTADY

Casino rules process starts Monday

Friday, July 3, 2015

The state Gaming Commission will meet Monday to discuss definitions and licensing for New York’s first three commercial casinos, including one in Schenectady.
 
NY Gaming Commission to discuss casino licenses

NY Gaming Commission to discuss casino licenses

Thursday, July 2, 2015
The state Gaming Commission will meet on Monday to discuss definitions and licensing for New York’s first three commercial casinos, including one in Schenectady.
 
SCHENECTADY

Rivers Casino meeting pushed back a week

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
The city Planning Commission will hold a special meeting on July 22 to review and vote on the site plan for the Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor.
 
Watch Schenectady casino construction live
SCHENECTADY

Watch Schenectady casino construction live

Monday, June 22, 2015
The Galesi Group has a new website about its Mohawk Harbor development, which includes a live feed of construction on the 60-acre brownfield off Erie Boulevard.
 
 

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