Tough Rock Atlantic City will reopen to guests next Memorial Day week-end should the business’s $500 million renovation remain on schedule.
If the Trump that is former Taj opens as Hard Rock Atlantic City, the resort will celebrate the genre of rock ‘n’ roll.
That’s based on company officials whom say the facelift will transform the Trump that is former Taj property as a rock ‘n’ roll-themed casino resort.
Hard Rock, owned by the Seminole Tribe of Florida, purchased the shuttered Taj Mahal in March for simply $50 million, pennies on the dollar in comparison to what President Donald Trump paid to create the resort in the late 1980s. The previous estate that is real and casino businessman turned politician and now president invested over $1 billion constructing the Boardwalk place.
Showing up ahead of the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority (CRDA), Hard Rock International Senior VP of Design and Construction Joe Emanuele revealed, ‘We hope to start demolition by next month and complete construction by August.’
Upping the Ante
Tough Rock had initially planned to spend $300 million energizing the Taj, but upon further inspection, knew more capital was required to rid the Indian-themed décor.
‘The amount of money we’re going to have to spend to remove all those minarets and all that purple,’ Hard Rock Chairman Jim Allen said final month. ‘Jesus! What had been we thinking?’
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