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Revel casino will close a week earlier than announced

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

An Atlantic City casino is closing a week earlier than planned.

The embattled $2.4 billion Revel Casino hotel is shutting its doors the beginning of September.

The closure will put more than 3000 people out of work.

The hotel will close at 11am September 1st and the casino at 5am September 2nd.

The company said all concerts and events scheduled before September 2nd will take place as planned, those scheduled after will be canceled.

The company previously planned to close the casino resort Sept. 10th.

Revel opened just over two years ago as a hoped-for savior for Atlantic City's fledgling casino industry. 

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