While the exact date of when work would begin on the riverfront property in Norfolk has not been determined, the casino’s management anticipates that it will be completed by the summer of 2022.
A major endeavor, as the city of Norfolk has already stated, the transformation of the parking lot adjacent to Harbor Park will not be a simple one. HeadWaters Resort & Casino is looking for small and local business owners who are prepared to share the burden of achieving this goal with them in order to achieve their objective.
If you could tell me how I could get engaged, that would be wonderful.” I have a unique view on what will attract customers and what will keep them coming back to your business as a result of my previous experience working with small businesses. Donna Hickson, the owner of the L.O.V. Marketing Agency in Suffolk, was one of those who voiced their thoughts on the matter.
Representatives from the W.M. Jordan Company and Suffolk Building attended contractor and outreach events on Tuesday in order to identify local contractors who will be participating in the casino’s construction process in the coming months.
The casino’s management hopes that the project will be completed by the summer of 2022 despite the fact that building on the waterfront property has not yet begun. For the time being, the casino will require the assistance of trade and construction partners in order to complete everything from plumbing to electrical work, as well as other associated duties and projects.
The architect believes that in order for a project of this magnitude to be effective, it is vital to have as many artisans and craftspeople as possible working on it. “In order for a project of this magnitude to be successful, a statement has to be made. Rodney Ferguson is the executive vice president of gaming and resort operations at Caesars Entertainment Corporation. He has been with the company since 2001. He has been employed by the organization for more than two decades.
Ferguson, a native of Hampton Roads who has worked in the gaming industry for more than 40 years, will be in charge of the casino. Ferguson will be in charge of his eleventh gambling establishment. During his presentation, he stated that the major goal of the project is to involve as many small and minority-owned firms as possible in the construction of the building.
“Let’s imagine it’s drywall and millwork, plumbing and electricity, or anything else you can think of that goes into a house,” says the author, who goes on to propose that “let’s pretend it’s drywall and millwork, plumbing and electricity, or anything else you can think of that goes into a house.”
In accordance with the project’s timeline, construction on the $500 million skyscraper is estimated to take around two years, with a grand opening scheduled for either the summer or fall of 2024.
A casino license has not yet been officially awarded by the Virginia Lottery, according to Ferguson, a stage that had been anticipated to be completed by the fall of 2021, according to the corporation.