Per the Seneca Nation president directive released today, all Seneca Resorts & Casinos will temporarily close as of 8 p.m. this evening. This will include the entire resort and casino properties, including bars and restaurants.
All hotel guests are being required to checkout by noon Tuesday, March 17.
A press release said, “Seneca Resorts & Casinos has closely monitored the situation and adjusted protocols as needed and now it is time to close temporarily for the continued health and safety of guests and team members. Team members will continue to be paid for the two-week closure and minimal staffing will continue for the next two to three days as operations wind down.”
“Our top priority is the health and safety of our guests and team members. We will temporarily close at this time and look forward to when we can connect with everyone again. We want to thank our first responders and health care workers who are working diligently during this pandemic. We will all get through this time together,” said Holly Gagnon, president and CEO of Seneca Gaming Corporation.
“The Seneca Gaming Corporation board of directors is committed to supporting the Seneca Gaming executive leadership during this time as we focus on the well-being of our guests and team members,” said Klint Nephew, vice chair, Seneca Gaming Corporation board of directors.
Anyone looking for information on hotel reservations already booked can call 1-877-8-SENECA between 7 a.m. and 11 p.m. to rebook for a future stay.
The press release noted, “The Seneca Resorts & Casinos team will be ready when this situation warrants to provide a world-class experience for all its guests.”