Vegas Mayor Ignores Guidelines in Rush to Reopen The Strip

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by , 27 April 2020 at 2:57 pm (829 Views)
This Week in Gambling reported last week that the mayor of Las Vegas is in a mad rush to reopen the city and convention centers. Her comments contradict the [URL=""]guidelines for reopening the Strip Casinos[/URL] issued by the Nevada Gaming Control Board, who will ultimately be the authority to sign off on any plan to open the doors of the casinos.

The board has a list of procedures in place that businesses should follow before reopening, which include complying with all prescribed local, state and federal COVID-19 heath requirements.

Mayor Goodman does not have the power to order [URL=""]Las Vegas’ casinos to reopen[/URL]. Meanwhile, Nevada’s Governor says that “The virus and the science will determine when the reopening date is going to be.”