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Atlantic City welcomes its newest addition to the famed boardwalk today and it's not just the owners open -- a two and a half billion dollar bet.
Will pay off Rick Leventhal is live in the casino right now where he feels very comfortable sounds like a lots right now this opening -- right here.
Absolutely -- the owners of gravel hope that it's a new era in gaming and entertainment it's one of the nation's largest casinos -- -- opening today.
We're out of this -- -- great give you a quick look around at the spectacular property.
The second tallest building in the state -- new -- do you think tasting glass there are -- -- here fourteen restaurants six point three million square feet total.
And they hope the people come here not just for gambling but also for entertainment.
And the -- and to make a vacation out of this the governor Chris Christie -- the property last week here's what he said.
We're send a signal to probably just the region but the entire country that Atlantic City is back.
And that is gonna be doing things that other resorts.
In this country can't provide to you.
You go to other places where -- offer gambling they don't offer this.
Governor try to convince Bruce Springsteen perform here right now Beyonce scheduled to open here memorial weekend all right he's -- for Labor Day weekend right some people think this one -- bet that how -- Well they invested 2.4 billion dollars in this property in Atlantic -- been -- tough times for about five years of double think.
But just take business from other casino hotels of course Donald Trump still other state -- two of them here's what he said.
It's a positive for Atlantic City it's a good thing for Atlantic City probably will heard of the casino's quite badly Atlantic City always seems to that seems to happen.
A new casino opens in Atlantic City and it always seems to hurt the other ones but overall look it's a positive step for New Jersey.
And that's always good for Atlantic City.
And they do believe here at -- that they will attract more jobs and more investment in this down and that things are only going.
They go up so let's.
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