Shoshone-Bannock Casino hotel announces reopening with restrictions | East Idaho News
Wednesday 13th May 2020
The following is a news release from Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel.
FORT HALL -- Gaming and Hotel Operations Management, in consultation with the Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Business Council and local Health Officials, has decided to open Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel to the public on Tuesday, May 19. The Gaming floor will open at 7 a.m. and will close at midnight daily for thorough sanitation protocols.
To reopen with a staggered, phased approach, Shoshone-Bannock Tribal Members and invited guests will be welcome on Monday, May 18, at 7 a.m. Tribal Identification is required, and invited guests have been notified.
"We are monitoring the current situation, and our concern is for the safety of our Team Members and Guests," stated Colista Eagle, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Gaming and Hotel Operations. "We believe we have done our due diligence, created processes and implemented protocols that will provide a safe space for entertainment."
Due to current health concerns, the Casino and Hotel will open with processes and protocols that may be new but have been implemented with the health and safety of Guests and Team Members in mind. They will be in effect until further notice. They include:
Information will be distributed via social media channels and on shobangaming.com, about what guests can expect as they visit Shoshone-Bannock Casino Hotel in the upcoming weeks.