Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino

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Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino
“The result of vision, dedication and a willingness to invest”

In the words of our new mayor, Bryon Brown, “The City of Buffalo is on its way back”, with a new aspiration and a profitable future (Fink, 2008). Currently we have about 4.5 billion dollars worth of projects scheduled or under construction in the City but there remains one project that is considered the largest project for the City of Buffalo. That project being the Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino, which is being built in our Cobblestone District.
The Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino project which is slated to be completed by the summer of 2010 has all the entertainment and fun value that is needed to attract a crowd of tourist and income for the growth of the City of Buffalo.

Project Development
The Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino is one of the third casinos placed in the Upstate New York Region created by the Seneca Gaming Corporation. The Seneca Gaming Corporation is said to be “one of the country's premier Native American casino operators” (Lycos, 2008). The Corporation was established in 2002 to open three casinos in the NY region which was the “Seneca Niagara Casino” and the sole purpose of the group is to oversee the “developing, constructing, leasing, operating, managing, maintaining, promoting, and financing” of all the Seneca Nation gaming offices (Seneca, 2008).

Project Design
The current design for the casino and hotel are being handled by the SOSH Architects of New York City, NY and Atlantic City, NJ. SOSH Architects which is named after the 4 partners who run the firm: Thomas J. Sykes, Thomas J. O’Connor, William R, Salverno, and Nory Hazaveh. They have been in the design business for over 25 years and have created many wonderful buildings for the Atlantic City Region and throughout the United States. In 2007, the firm was contacted by the Seneca Gaming…...

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