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ANOTHER SIGN THE ECONOMY SUCKS: CONSTRUCTION OF VEGAS ECHELON PROJECT HALTED

August 2, 2008

LAS VEGAS ECHELON: THEORY

The construction of the nearly $5 billion Echelon project in Las Vegas (where the Stardust casino once stood) has been halted. Citing a poor economy and trouble in “capital markets,” Boyd Gaming announced the decision this week.

Construction on the project won’t continue for “three or four quarters.” Up to 800 construction jobs may be lost with the suspension of Echelon.

 

LAS VEGAS ECHELON: REALITY